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Silicones

  1. Hans-Heinrich Moretto1,
  2. Manfred Schulze2,
  3. Gebhard Wagner3

Published Online: 15 JUN 2000

DOI: 10.1002/14356007.a24_057

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

How to Cite

Moretto, H.-H., Schulze, M. and Wagner, G. 2000. Silicones. Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry. .

Author Information

  1. 1

    Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Federal Republic of Germany

  2. 2

    Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Federal Republic of Germany

  3. 3

    Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Federal Republic of Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 JUN 2000

Abstract

The article contains sections titled:

1.Introduction
2.Linear and Cyclic Polyorganosiloxanes
2.1.Production
2.1.1.Hydrolysis
2.1.2.Methanolysis
2.1.3.Cyclization
2.1.4.Polymerization
2.1.5.Polycondensation
2.1.6.Industrial Production of Linear Polysiloxanes
2.2.Polydimethylsiloxanes
2.3.Siloxane-Based Copolymers
3.Silicone Fluids
3.1.Methylsilicone Fluids
3.2.Methylphenylsilicone Fluids
3.3.Other Types of Silicone Fluids
3.4.Properties
3.5.Formulation
3.6.Applications
4.Silicone Rubbers and Elastomers
4.1.General Properties
4.2.Rubber Compounds
4.3.Rheology
4.4.Curing Systems
4.4.1.Radical Curing with Peroxides
4.4.2.Hydrosilylation Curing
4.4.3.Condensation Curing
4.4.4.Radiation Curing
4.4.5.Oxidative Coupling
4.5.Peroxide-Cured High-Temperature Vulcanizing Silicone Rubbers
4.6.Liquid Silicone Rubbers
4.7.Room Temperature Curing Silicone Rubbers
4.7.1.Two-Component RTV Systems
4.7.2.One-Component RTV Systems
4.8.Paper and Textile Coatings
4.8.1.Paper Coating
4.8.2.Textile Coating
4.9.Properties of Silicone Elastomers
4.10.Applications
5.Silicone Resins
5.1.Structure and General Properties
5.2.Production
5.3.Curing
5.4.Properties
5.5.Applications
6.Block and Graft Copolymers
6.1.Polysiloxane - Polyether Copolymers
6.2.Other Block Copolymers
6.3.Graft Copolymers
6.4.Applications of Block and Graft Copolymers
7.Analysis
8.Toxicology
9.Environmental Aspects
10.Economic Aspects