Reaxis® C188, Stannous Oxide, is a free-flowing inorganic tin that is a excellent catalyst for a wide range of esterification reactions. In addition, Reaxis® C188 has the following features:
- Neutral and non-corrosive
- Complete conversions with short reaction times due to high catalytic activity
- Minimal secondary reactions and colored by-products compared to acid catalysts
- Very useful for oleochemical ester reactions.
Reaxis® C188 is also used in the metal finishing industry for tin and tin alloy plating processes.