ZDMC (Zinc Dimethyldithiocarbamate) OT

Chemical synonyms: Zinc dimethyldithiocarbamate, Bis(dimethyldithiocarbamoto-S,S’)zinc


  • Rubber modification

Product description

ZDMC (Zinc dimethyldithiocarbamate) is a creamy-white powder for use in the rubber industry.</p> <p>ZDMC OT is widely used in rubber processing as an ultra accelerator for low-temperature cures, either alone or as an activator for other accelerators, chiefly the thiazoles.</p> <p>It can be used: <ul><li>Without sulphur (2 – 4% on the weight of the gum) <li>With sulphur in conjunction with zinc oxide and fatty acid as activators (0.1 – 1 % TMTD on the weight of the gum) <li>In conjunction with accelerators such as mercaptobenzothiazole (0.25 – 0.5 TMTD on the weight of the gum)</ul></p>

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  • Asia Pacific

  • North America

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