Agent Name

Polybutadiene

CAS Number

9003-17-2

Formula

(C4-H6)x-

Major Category

Plastics & Rubber

Synonyms

1,3-Butadiene, homopolymer; 1,3-Butadiene, polymers; Alfine; Atactic butadiene polymer; B 11; B 3000; B 7; Budium RK 622; Butadiene homopolymer; Butadiene oligomer; Butadiene polymer; Butadiene resin; Butarez 15; CB 10; Diene 35 NF; Dienite 556; Dienite 643; Dienite X 555; Dienite X 644; FCR 126; FCR 1261; FCR 1261PD; Hystl; Hystl B 1000; Hystl B 2000; Hystl B 300; Hystl B 3000; LCB 150; Nisso BN 1000; Nisso PB 100; Nisso PB 3000; Nisso PB 4000; Nisso PB-B 4000; Nisso PB-GQ 3000; Nisso PR 2000; PBC 200; Poly-1,3-butadiene; Polyoil 110; Polyoil 130; Quintol B 1000; S 820; XPDR-A 288; XRDR-A-288; [ChemIDplus] Vinyl butadiene rubber, graded high cis (>90% cis-1,4) and low cis (<40% cis-1,4)

Category

Polymers

Description

Liquid or solid; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used to coat fabrics and 3-piece type cans for food containers; Used in matrix for rocket propellants and oil and incendiary mixtures; Cis-isomer (similar to natural rubber) used in tire treads and blends in SBR (styrene-butadiene-rubber); Liquid used as specialty coating resin; [HSDB]

Comments

Liquid is irritating to skin; [Hawley] May cause irritation; [MSDSonline]

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