Residol is obtained as a by-product during the Cashew nut Shell Liquid process after separating the monohydroxyl phenol.
The presence of the natural phenol in Residol makes it a versatile raw material for various industries.
Product Data Sheet
|Molecular Weight||: 1200 – 1500|
|Acid Value||: 5 – 10|
|Iodine Value (Wigs)||: 120 Minimum|
|Viscosity 30°C ( 50% soluble in xylene)||: 20 – 40 Centipoises|
|Color||: Dark brown to black viscous liquid|
|Ash Contents By weight||: max 3.0%|
|Consistency Very viscous, semi solid at ordinary temperature, free from lumps.|
Residol finds it application in verities of areas in Foundry, Core Oil, Surface Coating and Paints etc.