Product Information


Caprolactam (CAS Number: 105-60-2) Supplier in Europe

Welcome to SoleChem Chemicals, your premier supplier of high-quality Caprolactam (CAS Number: 105-60-2) in Europe. With a commitment to excellence, we take pride in providing top-grade Caprolactam to various industries across Italy, Germany, France, Netherlands, Switzerland, Spain, Austria, and Poland. Count on us for your Caprolactam needs and experience unmatched product quality and customer service.

Physical Properties

Understanding Caprolactam Characteristics

With the chemical formula C6H11NO and CAS Number 105-60-2, Caprolactam is a white, crystalline solid with a characteristic odor. It is a cyclic amide of caproic acid and is a crucial precursor in producing nylon 6, an essential synthetic polymer.

Production Methods

How Caprolactam is Manufactured

Our Caprolactam is produced through a sophisticated manufacturing process. It involves the transformation of cyclohexanone, derived from phenol or cyclohexane, into Caprolactam through the Beckmann rearrangement. The result is the premium product that we supply to industries across Europe.

Industrial Applications

Versatility in Industrial Use

Caprolactam plays a vital role in various industries, primarily in the production of nylon 6, which is used in:

  1. Textile Industry: Nylon 6 fibers produce clothing, carpets, and other textiles.
  2. Engineering Plastics: Nylon 6 manufactures durable and high-performance engineering plastics.
  3. Automotive Sector: Nylon 6 finds application in producing automotive components, enhancing their strength and longevity.

Safety Information

Handling Caprolactam with Care

Caprolactam is generally considered safe when handled properly. However, precautions should be taken to avoid direct contact with skin and eyes. Please refer to our Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) for comprehensive safety guidelines and handling instructions.

Choose SoleChem Chemicals for Your Caprolactam Needs

At SoleChem Chemicals, we are dedicated to providing the highest-quality Caprolactam to our valued customers across Europe. As your trusted supplier, we ensure product excellence and timely deliveries. Whether for textiles, engineering plastics, or automotive applications, rely on us for all your Caprolactam requirements.

Contact us now to place your order and experience seamless Caprolactam supply in Europe.