Acrylamide

CAS RN:79-06-1

Major Uses

For acrylamide (USEPA/OPP Pesticide Code: 600008) there are 0 labels match. /SRP: Not registered for current use in the U.S., but approved pesticide uses may change periodically and so federal, state and local authorities must be consulted for currently approved uses./
It is used as a reactive monomer and intermediate in the production of organic chemicals. Acrylamide has a wide variety of uses as a polymer or copolymer in such applications as adhesives, fibers, paper sizing, molded parts, water coagulant aids, grouting agent, and textiles.
Synthesis of dyes, ... cross-linking agent; adhesives, paper and textile sizes, soil-conditioning agents, flocculants, sewage and waste treatment, ore processing, permanent-press fabrics.
Used in electrophoresis, molecular biology, genetic engineering.
Monomer as chemical intermediate in production of polyacrylamides; in synthesis of dyes; in copolymers for contact lenses; in construction of dam foundations, tunnels, and sewers. Polymers as additives for water treatment, enhanced oil recovery, flocculants, papermaking aids, thickeners, soil conditioning agents, sewage and waste treatment, ore processing, permanent-press fabrics.
Oil well drilling fluids; soil stabilization; dye acceptors; polymers for promoting adhesion; increasing the softening point and solvent resistance of resins; components of photopolymerizable systems; cross-linking agents in vinyl polymers.
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