2-Hydroxyethyl Methacrylate

Synonyms: Ethylene Glycol Methacrylate; 2-(Methacryloyloxy)ethanol; 2-Propenoic acid; 2-methyl, 2-hydroxyethyl ester; Methacrylic acid; 2-hydroxyethyl ester; Ethylene glycol monomethacrylate; Glycol methacrylate; Glycol monomethacrylate; Hydroxyethyl methacrylate; 2-HEMA;
Transport Information
Hazard Class
UN Number
Packing Group
non-regulated
CAS Number
868-77-9
Import Duty
3906.10.00

Used in light curing polymer system
and high performance coatings for lasting high gloss against cratching, solvents and weathering. It is used in paint resins and emulsions, binders for textiles and paper. It is used as a adhesion promoter for metal coatings.