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Dodecylphenol

Manufacturer
PCC Synteza S.A.
Chemical name
4-dodecylphenol, branched
CAS No.
121158-58-5
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Dodecylphenol is a thick, viscous, light yellow liquid with a characteristic phenolic odour. It is a mixture of isomers containing mainly p-dodecylphenol. Dodecylphenol is very difficult to dissolve in water and is very soluble in aliphatic alcohols, ketones, esters and aliphatic hydrocarbons.

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Properties and applications
  • used in the manufacture of additives for oils and lubricants
  • production of dodecylphenol ethoxylates used as agricultural spray adjuvants
  • used in the production of dodecylphenol propoxylates, which are synthetic components of fuel additives packets
  • used as a monomer in production of formaldehyde resins from alkylphenols
  • raw material for the production of surfactants
  • used in the epoxy resin industry
Categories

Markets and applications
CASE / Adhesives, Coatings
Fuel industry
Lubricants and functional fluids / Industrial lubricants
Paints & Coatings
Raw materials and intermediates

Function
Raw materials & intermediates

Composition
Alkylphenols

Segment
Chloralkali, raw materials and intermediates

Alternative names
4-dodecylphenol, branched, DDP, paradodecylofenol, p-dodecylphenol, dodecilfenol, p-dodecyl phenol, PDP, PDDP, Tetrapropenyl phenol, Phenol tetrapropylene, Phenol 4-dodecyl branched, 4-dodecylphenol, alkyl phenol, alkyl phenols, alkyl phenol derivative
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