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Rubber, 5. Solution Rubbers

  1. Heinz-Dieter Brandt1,
  2. Wolfgang Nentwig1,
  3. Nicola Rooney2,
  4. Ronald T. LaFlair2,
  5. Ute U. Wolf1,
  6. John Duffy2,
  7. Judit E. Puskas3,
  8. Gabor Kaszas2,
  9. Mark Drewitt2,
  10. Stephan Glander2

Published Online: 30 MAY 2011

DOI: 10.1002/14356007.o23_o02

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

How to Cite

Brandt, H.-D., Nentwig, W., Rooney, N., LaFlair, R. T., Wolf, U. U., Duffy, J., Puskas, J. E., Kaszas, G., Drewitt, M. and Glander, S. 2011. Rubber, 5. Solution Rubbers. Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry. .

Author Information

  1. 1

    Bayer AG, Dormagen, Germany

  2. 2

    Bayer Inc, Sarnia, Ontario, Canada

  3. 3

    University of Western Ontario, Department of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering, London, Ontario, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAY 2011


The article contains sections titled:

1.Synthesis by Anionic Polymerization
1.1.Solution 1,3-Butadiene - Styrene Rubber (S-SBR) and Styrene - Isoprene - Butadiene Rubber (S-SIBR)
1.1.1.Properties, Grades, and Applications
1.1.2.Basic Chemistry and Production Processes
1.1.3.Producers and Production Capacities
1.2.Lithium - Butadiene (Li-BR) and Lithium - Isoprene (Li-IR) Rubber
1.2.1.Properties, Grades, and Applications
1.2.2.Basic Chemistry and Production Processes
1.2.3.Producers and Production Capacities
2.Synthesis by Ziegler - Natta Polymerization
2.1.Polybutadiene and Polyisoprene Rubber
2.1.1.Properties, Grades, and Applications
2.1.2.Basic Chemistry and Production Processes
2.1.3.Producers and Production Capacities
2.2.Ethylene - Propene Elastomers (EPM, EPDM)
2.2.1.Properties, Grades, and Applications
2.2.2.Basic Chemistry and Production Processes
2.2.3.Producers and Production Capacities
3.Synthesis of Butyl Rubber by Cationic Polymerization
3.1.Properties, Grades, and Applications
3.1.3.Specialty Rubbers
3.2.Basic Chemistry and Production Processes
3.2.1.Basic Chemistry
3.2.2.Industrial Production
3.3.Producers and Production Capacities
3.4.Storage and Transportation
3.5.Legal Aspects
3.6.Toxicology and Occupational Health