Axel Viering

Axel Viering

Executive Director Feedstocks

Fried Hansen

Fried Hansen

Executive Manager

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Dana Eckelmann

Dana Eckelmann

Executive Manager

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Yves-Florian Wolf

Yves-Florian Wolf

Executive Manager

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Nils Paegel

Nils Paegel

Executive Manager

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Andreas Woschek

Andreas Woschek

Executive Director Derivatives

Sebacic Acid

Sebacic Acid is a dicarboxylic acid based on renewable castor oil.

Description

Sebacic Acid is a white flake, crystal powder or granular and belongs to the group of dicarboxylic acids. Its salts and esters are referred as sebacates The reaction with hexamethylene diamine creates a polyamide, called nylon 6.10. The Sebacic Acid is mainly used as raw material for the production of lubricants and coolants, but also for the production of antifreeze and plasticizers.

Examples of applications

Sebacic Acid is mainly used in the production of lubricants and greases, coolants, antifreeze, coatings, plasticizers, polyamides and polyesters. Nowadays biobased polymers contain sometimes sebacic acid as well.

Packaging

  • 25 kg bags
  • 500 or 1,000 kg big bags

Other packaging solutions possible by agreement.