Synthesis and Characterization of Cardanol-Based Polyols

Authors(1) :-Dr. N. J. Sangeetha

Cardanol-based polyols were synthesized from by condensing cardanol with formaldehyde using malonic acid as catalyst using epichlorohydrin. The polyols were characterized by physico-chemical properties such as specific gravity, viscosity, hydroxyl value, iodine value, moisture content and spectral studies such as FT-IR, NMR. It concludes that the specific gravity, viscosity and hydroxyl value of polyol depicts higher due to intra- and inter-molecular hydrogen bonding through dihydroxypropyl chain ends.

Authors and Affiliations

Dr. N. J. Sangeetha
Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry, Womenís Christian College, Nagercoil, Tamil Nadu, India

Cardanol, Formaldehyde, Malonic Acid, Epichlorohydrin, Methanol.

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 3 | Issue 8 | November-December 2017
Date of Publication : 2017-12-31
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 328-330
Manuscript Number : IJSRSET173894
Publisher : Technoscience Academy

Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099

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Dr. N. J. Sangeetha, " Synthesis and Characterization of Cardanol-Based Polyols, International Journal of Scientific Research in Science, Engineering and Technology(IJSRSET), Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099, Volume 3, Issue 8, pp.328-330, November-December-2017.
Journal URL : http://ijsrset.com/IJSRSET173894

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