2-Methyl-1,3-propanediol is a product produced through hydroformylation of allyl alcohol with carbon monoxide and hydrogen, which is then followed by hydrogenation. It is a colorless low viscosity liquid with low toxicity. It is a non-linear diol with a unique methyl branch.
Unsaturated polyester resin can be used to make boats, corrugated/flat boards, artificial marble, buttons, fishing rods, fiber reinforced plastics (FRP), and coating.
Cloth treated with MPO becomes more breathable and moisture absorbent.
Used in powder and coil coating.
Polyester resin can be used in iron coating, coil coating, and acrylic resin.