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Silicone Intermediates Introduction

Silicone intermediates are intermediate compounds produced during the synthesis of silicone compounds. Silicone monomers are hydrolyzed (or alcoholysis) and cracked to produce a variety of different silicone intermediates.Silicone intermediates are the direct raw materials for the synthesis of silicone rubber, silicone oil, silicone resin, including hexamethyldisiloxane (MM), hexamethylcyclotrisiloxane (D3), octamethylcyclotetrasiloxane (D4), dimethylcyclosiloxane mixture (DMC), such as linear or cyclic siloxane series of oligomers.


Hexamethylcyclotri siloxane (D3)


Octamethylcyclotetra siloxane (D4)


DecaMethylCycloPenta Siloxane (D5)


Dodecamethylcyclohexa siloxane (D6)

Dimethylsiloxane Cyclic Mixture

Dimethylsiloxane Mixed Cyclic (DMC)


Hexamethyldisiloxane (MM)

Polyester Silicone Oil

Polydimethylsiloxane (PDMS)

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Silicone Intermediate: Guide

Silicone intermediates are organosilicon compounds that occur as intermediate steps in organic synthesis. They are often key steps in organic chemical reactions and can be synthesized by a variety of methods. For example, by addition reactions of silanes or siloxanes, by shear reactions of siloxanes, or by cross-coupling reactions between silicon and carbon atoms.

Silicone intermediates have a wide range of applications in organic synthesis. For example, they can be used as intermediates for the synthesis of certain specific compounds, such as organic compounds containing silicon-carbon bonds. In addition, organosilicon intermediates can be used in the biomedical field, e.g., as precursor molecules for drugs or as components of drug delivery systems.

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