Cyclohexanone is used in organic synthesis, particularly in the production of adipic acid and caprolactam (ca. 95%), polyvinyl chloride and its copolymers, and methacrylate ester polymers. Additional uses include wood stains, paint and varnish removers, spot remover, degreasing of metals, polishes, levelling agents, dyeing and delustering silk, lubricating oil additives, solvent for herbicides, cellulosics, natural and synthetic resins, waxes, fats, etc.Get a Quote Contact Us
Cyclohexanone is a clear oily liquid with an acetone like smell. It is somewhat soluble in water, however completely miscible with common solvents. It is used in the production of adipic acid, resins, oxime, caprolactam and nylon 6.
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