$VERSA<sup>®</sup> 12

Clear, colorless liquid

Synonyms: Vinyl laurate, Dodecanoic acid ethenyl ester, Vinyl dodecanoate, Lauric Acid Vinyl Ester

  • CAS No. 2146-71-6
  • Empirical formula C14H26O2
  • Molecular weight 226.36


Biobased carbon content: ~86%

VERSA® 12 is stabilized with 3 ppm +/-1 ppm Hydroquinone (HQ), which is added to prevent polymerization during shipment and storage.

Comonomer for vinyl polymers


Drum internally lacquered 216 l (170 kg net), tank-vehicle


Storage stability under inert atmosphere for at least: 3 months. Further information for storage: Keep in a cool well ventilated place. Keep container dry and tightly closed. Conditions for storage rooms and vessels: Protect against light. Minimum temperature allowed during storage and transportation: 10 °C Maximum temperature allowed during storage and transportation: 40 °C Storage beyond the recommended period does not necessarily mean that the product is no longer usable. In this case however, the properties required for the intended use must be checked for quality assurance reasons. Ensure adequate stabilisation.

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Wacker Chemical Corporation
3301 Sutton Road
Adrian, MI 49221-9397
United States
+1  888  922-5374 (Phone)

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