Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch


  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_1226

\-kwi-nōn\ (1,4-benzoquinone, chinone) A yellow crystalline compound used, along with many of its derivatives, as an inhibitor in unsaturated polyester resins to prevent premature gelation during storage. Open image in new window

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA