Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Benzoguanamine

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_1218

n (2,4’-diamino-6-phenyl-1,3,5-triazine) C6H5N3(NH2)2. A crystalline compound that reacts with formaldehyde to give thermosetting resins with resistance to heat and alkalies, and gloss generally superior to hose of melamine-formaldehyde resins. Benzoguanamine resins are used for protective coatings, paper additives and finishes, laminating agents, textile finishes, and adhesives. Open image in new window

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA