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Sigma-Aldrich

Poly(ethylene oxide)

average Mv 400,000, powder

Synonym(s):
PEO
Linear Formula:
(-CH2CH2O-)n
CAS Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.23

Quality Level

form

powder

mol wt

average Mv 400,000

contains

200-500 ppm BHT as inhibitor

viscosity

2,250-4,500 cP, 5 % in H2O(25 °C, Brookfield)(lit.)

transition temp

Tm 65 °C

Ω-end

hydroxyl

α-end

hydroxyl

Featured Industry

Battery Manufacturing

SMILES string

[H]OCCO

InChI

1S/C2H6O2/c3-1-2-4/h3-4H,1-2H2

InChI key

LYCAIKOWRPUZTN-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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General description

Poly(ethylene oxide) (PEO) is a higher molecular weight (Mv 400,000) thermoplastic water soluble polymer that is formed by the polymerization of ethylene oxide.

Application

PEO can be used in applications such as biomedical, energy and surface functionalization of nanoparticles.

Packaging

5, 250, 500 g in poly bottle

storage_class_code

13 - Non Combustible Solids

WGK Germany

WGK 1

Certificate of Analysis

Certificate of Origin

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