Di Octyl Maleate

CAS #142-16-5

C20H36O4

About

DOM is a clear, colourless liquid with an ester-like odor. It is miscible with ethanol, methanol ,acetone, and toluene, but not with water and aliphatic hydrocarbons. On heating in presence of acids or bases, DOM reacts to form fumaric acid dialkyl ester.

Synonyms

Bis(2-ethylhexyl) maleate; Diethylhexyl maleate

Property

Specifications

Structure

IUPAC Name

Bis(2-ethylhexyl) (2Z)-but-2-enedioate

Appearance

Colorless liquid

Molar Mass

340.504 g·mol−1

Density

0.94 g/cm3

Melting Point

−60 °C (−76 °F; 213 K)

Boiling Point

156 °C (313 °F; 429 K

Solubility in Water

0.036 mg/L (20 °C)

Vapour Pressure

-

Flash Point

185 °C (365 °F; 458 K)

Viscosity

-

Odour

-

APHA Value

-

Hazard Identification

-

Uses & Applications

Dioctyl Maleate (DOM) can be used in organic synthesis, like the production ofderivatives of succinic acid. It is also used as a comonomer in vinyl and acrylic emulsionpolymerization for paints and adhesives.

Market Driving Factors

The global dioctyl maleate market size was valued at $242.6 million in 2018, and is projectedto reach $326.1 million by 2026, growing at a CAGR of 3.7% from 2019 to 2026. Increase indemand for textile coatings from the textile industry, owing to surge in production ofwaterproof and heat-resistant apparel and fabrics is expected to boost the demand for DOM,thereby driving the growth of the global DOM market.

Grades Available

Origin

Indian Origin

Packaging

200 kgs drums/Bulk

Stability/Shelf Life

TDS

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