1. Product overview
Name: Polydimethylsiloxane (PDMS)
CAS Number: 999-97-3
Polydimethylsiloxane (PDMS), also known as dimethylpolysiloxane or dimethicone, belongs to a group of polymeric organosilicon compounds that are commonly referred to as silicones. PDMS is the most widely used silicon-based organic polymer, as its versatility and properties lead to many applications.
3. Application areas
-Surfactants and antifoaming agents
-Active silicone fluid in automotive viscous limited slip differentials and couplings.
-Optic telecommunications or biomedical research.
-Over-the-counter drugs as an antifoaming agent and carminative.
-Cosmetic and consumer product industry as well。
-Conditioning to the hair
-Domestic and niche uses