Accelerator

Definition(s)


Accelerator

Substance which, when mixed with a catalyst or a resin, will speed up the chemical reaction between catalyst and resin.

  • Note:1 to entry: The misuse of a cobalt mixture directly with a peroxide (e.g methyl ethyl ketone peroxide (MEKP) -catalyst) might cause an explosion or fire.

Source: ISO 14692-1:2017, Petroleum and natural gas industries — Glass-reinforced plastics (GRP) piping — Part 1: Vocabulary, symbols, applications and materials, Second Edition, August 2017. Global Standards