Acrylic polymer synthesis

Discover our high-performance specialty acrylate and methacrylate building blocks




Sartomer, a global leader in UV/EB curing and advanced materials, offers one the broadest ranges of specialty (meth)acrylate monomers , including mono-, di- and higher functionality products with a wide variety of backbone chemistries


Broad range of specialty monomers and crosslinkers

Versatile toolbox of chemistries


  • Acrylate and methacrylate
  • Monofunctional to multifunctional
  • Linear to branched aliphatic
  • Cycloaliphatic to aromatic
  • Alkoxylated aryl and alkyl
  • Dual functionality (hydroxy, vinyl)


Customized product line for unique polymer properties


  • Very broad Tg range
  • Hydrophobic to hydrophilic structures
  • Reactive sites
  • Crosslinking and morphology control (core shell)



  • Adhesives
  • Coatings
  • Construction
  • Dispersing and thickening agents
  • Textiles and leather treatment
  • Oilfield additives and lubricants


Acrylic polymer synthesis applications


Sartomer's most recent developments and product highlights

High performance, low Tg building blocks

Acronym Product code Structure Mn (g/mol) Tg (°C) Surface tension (mN/m)
MPEG500MA SR552 568 -65 37
C22(25EO)MA SR567P 1494 -60 32.6

566 -60 37.5

 *Product under development available at pilot scale

Unique specialty building blocks

Acronym Product code Structure Tg (°C) Surface tension (mN/m)
CAPA SR495B -55 42,9
PPGMA SR604 -50 33,3



Arkema’s acrylic monomers


Acrylic Monomers, a business activity of Arkema, produces and markets intermediate products for the several industries like coaltings, absorbent hygiene products, polymers for oil gas and water treatments.


The portfolio includes acylic acid and its esters (methyl-acrylate, ethyl-acrylate butyl-acrylate, and 2-ethylhexyl-acrylate) as well as cationic monomers for water treatment.


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