Manganese Octoate, also known as manganese 2-ethylhexanoate or manganese(II) 2-ethylhexanoate, is a chemical compound with the molecular formula Mn(C8H15O2)2. It is a dark-colored liquid with a distinctive odor.
Dark brown liquid
Dissolving in the solvent
- Manganese Octoate is widely used as a catalyst in various chemical reactions. It serves as a catalyst in the production of polyurethane foams, where it facilitates the reaction between isocyanates and polyols, leading to the formation of the foam.
- In the production of polyvinyl chloride (PVC) products, Manganese Octoate is utilized as a heat stabilizer. It helps prevent degradation of PVC under high temperatures, enhancing its thermal stability and prolonging its lifespan.
- Manganese Octoate acts as a drier in oil-based paint formulations. It accelerates the oxidation and drying process, promoting the formation of a hard, protective film and reducing the drying time of the paint.
- Due to its antifungal properties, Manganese Octoate is used as a wood preservative. It helps protect wood from decay and fungal growth, extending its lifespan in outdoor applications.
- Catalyst: Manganese Octoate exhibits excellent catalytic properties, making it effective in facilitating chemical reactions and promoting desired product formation.
- Heat Stability: It acts as a heat stabilizer in PVC applications, enhancing the thermal resistance of the material and improving its durability.
- Paint Drying: Manganese Octoate accelerates the oxidation and drying process in oil-based paints, reducing drying time and enabling the formation of a hard, protective coating.
- Wood Protection: Its antifungal properties make it suitable for wood preservation, providing protection against decay and fungal infestation.
Please note that proper safety precautions should be followed while handling Manganese Octoate, and adherence to relevant regulations is essential. For detailed product specifications and further information, please contact us. We are committed to delivering high-quality products and providing excellent customer support.