Vazo™ Free Radical Initiators for Specialty Materials

How Vazo™ Free Radical Initiators Are Utilized in Specialty Materials

Vazo™ free radical initiators have wide use in a variety of industries, including:

  • Initiating a high-performance elastomeric gasket for use in engine blocks
  • Creating safety film for laminated glass
  • Initiating halogenation reactions in the pharmaceutical, agricultural, and nutrition sectors

As the longest lived and most established azo brand, Vazo™ initiators are used to create:

  • Adhesives
  • Agricultural chemicals
  • Pharmaceutical chemicals
  • Medical devices
  • Time-release water-soluble coatings

The right Vazo™ initiator for an application depends on a number of factors, including the specifications of the reaction and the desired outcome.

Chemours has been a reliable partner and supplier of Vazo™ initiators for decades, and has both technical and product stewardship teams available to provide assistance. Contact us for technical information or guidance about product selection.