Principal Applications

  • MTBE Production
  • TAME Production
  • C4 dimer process

Typical Packaging

  • 5 ft³ Drum (Fiber)

Typical Physical & Chemical Characteristics:

Polymer Structure Macroporous polystyrene crosslinked with divinylbenzene
Appearance Spherical Beads
Functional Group Sulfonic Acid
Ionic Form H+ form
Dry Weight Capacity (min.) 5.2 eq/kg
Residual Moisture (max.) 3 %
Particle Size Range 425 - 1200 µm
< 425 µm (max.) 2 %
Uniformity Coefficient (max.) 1.7
Surface Area 20 - 40 m²/g
Pore Volume 0.4 - 0.6 mL/g
Median Pore Diameter 400 - 700 Å
Surface Acidity Acid Strength 60 kJ mol-1
Specific Gravity 1.2
Temperature Limit 180 °C (356.0 °F)