6. Miniemulsion Polymerization of Vegetable Oil Macromonomers

  1. Vikas Mittal
  1. Shelby F. Thames,
  2. James W. Rawlins and
  3. Sharathkumar K. Mendon

Published Online: 2 AUG 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470922354.ch6

Miniemulsion Polymerization Technology

Miniemulsion Polymerization Technology

How to Cite

Thames, S. F., Rawlins, J. W. and Mendon, S. K. (2010) Miniemulsion Polymerization of Vegetable Oil Macromonomers, in Miniemulsion Polymerization Technology (ed V. Mittal), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470922354.ch6

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 2 AUG 2010
  2. Published Print: 12 JUL 2010

Book Series:

  1. Wiley-Scrivener

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470625965

Online ISBN: 9780470922354



  • vegetable oil macromonomer;
  • miniemulsion polymerization;
  • soybean oil;
  • gel content;
  • acrylic acid


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction and Background

  • Emulsion Polymerization of Alkyds and Vegetable Oils

  • (Meth)acrylated Vegetable Oil Derivatives

  • Vegetable Oil Macromonomers

  • The Potential for Emulsion of Model Saturated Monomers

  • Nucleation Mechanisms

  • Design of Thermosetting Latex Polymers

  • Classifying Monomer Solubility for Macro and Miniemulsion Polymerization

  • Soybean Acrylated Monomer Synthesis

  • Miniemulsion Polymerization

  • Conclusions