Divinyl adipate is a reactive double vinyl ester that can be used as a crosslinker to crosslink hydroxyl containing polymers. It has been used to synthesize biodegradable hydrogels and other crosslinked biodegradable polymers.
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- Melting Point:
- 28° C (freezing point)
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