Hexamine; HMTA; Methenamine; hexamethylenetetramine; urotropine

Why source Hexamethylenetetramine from Neuchem?

  • Neuchem enjoys relationships with world-class producers of Hexamethylenetetramine, enabling us to supply our customers with minimal lead times and cost savings.
  • As an integral link in your supply chain, we deliver raw materials to your doorstep in a secure, cost-competitive, and friendly environment.
  • Neuchem carefully selects our suppliers to guarantee high quality materials on a consistent basis.

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Resin Crosslinking Agent
Hexamethylenetetramine is commonly employed as a crosslinking agent in the production of phenol-formaldehyde resins (phenolic resins). These resins are widely used as binders in the manufacture of plywood, particleboard, laminates, and molded products, providing excellent mechanical properties and water resistance.

Rubber and Tire Industry

  • Accelerator in Rubber Vulcanization: Hexamethylenetetramine is used as a vulcanization accelerator in the rubber industry. It helps in the cross-linking process of rubber, improving its elasticity, strength, and resistance to wear and tear.
  • Tire Production: This application is particularly important in the manufacture of tires, where enhanced durability and performance are crucial.

Curing Agent for Epoxy Resins
Hexamethylenetetramine is employed as a curing agent or hardener in epoxy resin systems. It reacts with epoxy groups to form crosslinked networks, imparting excellent mechanical properties, chemical resistance, and thermal stability to epoxy-based coatings, adhesives, and composites.

Antimicrobial Agent in Water Treatment
Hexamethylenetetramine is used as an antimicrobial agent in water treatment processes, particularly for controlling bacterial growth in cooling water systems, swimming pools, and industrial water supplies. It effectively inhibits the growth of bacteria and algae, preventing biofouling and microbial contamination.

Crosslinking Agent
Hexamethylenetetramine is employed as a crosslinking agent in the production of synthetic fibers such as nylon and polyester. It helps improve the mechanical strength, dimensional stability, and chemical resistance of fibers, making them suitable for various textile and industrial applications.


End Markets

Resin Crosslinking Agent
Rubber and Tire Industry
Curing Agent for Epoxy Resins
Antimicrobial Agent in Water Treatment
Crosslinking Agent

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