Cashew Nut Shell Liquid (CNSL) and Derivatives
CNSL has innumerable applications in polymer-based industries such as friction linings, paints and varnishes, laminating resins, rubber compounding resins, cashew cements, polyurethane based polymers, surfactants, epoxy resins, foundry chemicals and intermediates for chemical industry.
The products offer better water resistance and mechanical properties. Being biobased the products are environment friendly. India is one of the major producer of cashew nut shell liquid.
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