Zeon Corporation

Tokyo,  TOKYO 
Japan
http://www.zeon.co.jp/
  • Booth: 948

ZEON's Specialty Chemical Division provides specialty chemicals, including synthetic aroma chemicals for the food and cosmetic industries, synthesized materials for pharmaceutical and agricultural intermediate production, and various solvents.

ZEON CORPORATION introduces new process solvent, Cyclopentyl methyl ether (CPME), which can replace THF, Dioxane, MTBE, etc. CPME contributes to Green Chemistry and Process Innovation because of its unique properties including a high hydrophobicity, low peroxide formation and good stability to acids.


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  • Cyclopentyl methyl ether (CPME)
    Cyclopentyl methyl ether (CPME) is totally new hydrophobic ether solvent.
    CPME has unique excellent properties and is widely applicable as a replacement for THF, MTBE, Dioxane and other existing ether solvents.
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  • Cyclopentyl methyl ether (CPME) is totally new hydrophobic ether solvent, which was established out of ZEON's unique synthetic technology and C5 raw materials.

     Unlike other common ether solvents, CPME has unique excellent properties and is widely applicable as a replacement for Tetrahydrofuran (THF), Methyl Tert-Butyl Ether (MTBE), Dioxane and other existing ether solvents.

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    •HIGH HYDROPHOBICITY

     Easy separation and recovery from water, reducing emissions and wastewater Wide applicability as a reaction, extraction and crystallization solvent, giving simple and One-pot syntheses

    •WIDE LIQUIDITY RANGE

     Wide applications from lower to higher temperature, accelerating reaction rate

    •LOW HEAT OF VAPORIZATION

     Saving energy for distillation and recovery

    •RESIST PEROXIDE FORMATION

     Low exothermic decomposition energy of solvent containing it's peroxides

    •NARROW EXPLOSION AREA

    •RELATIVELY STABLE TO ACIDS OR BASES

    •EASY DRYING