Give the difference in notation between Nylon-6 and Nylon-6,6.

Asked by PRANAV | 17th Jun, 2013, 06:57: AM

Expert Answer:

Nylon-66 stands for polymer made from adipic acid and hexamethylene diamine (each monomer contains six carbon atoms in their molecule).  

Nylon-6 stands for the polymer obtained by polymerization of Caprolactum whose molecule contains six carbon atoms.

Answered by  | 17th Jun, 2013, 10:12: AM

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