Vinyl caprolactam imparts increased hydrophocity and reduces tack. It is a water soluble film former with pseudo-cationic functionality, substantive to negatively charged surfaces. Quaternization yields cationic polymer; compatible with anionic, nonionic and cationic surfactants, silicones and thickeners.
Gas hydrate inhibition
Sold as Gaffix VC-713 copolymer in North America
Formulation and Solutions Properties
|Physical form||Viscous ethanol solution|