Meta Xylenediamine (MXDA)


Meta Xylenediamine (MXDA) is an amine based curing agent which can be used with Epoxy Resins & Systems. It is mainly used in applications like Epoxy Floor Coatings (heavy duty protective coatings) to achieve high chemical resistance & fast curing in low temperatures. It is soluble in Ether, Benzene, Water & insoluble in Cyclohexane, N-Hexane etc. It is also called as m-Xylylenediamine. Chemex is an importer & supplier of this product. Kindly contact us for further details about this product.


Advantages of Meta Xylenediamine (MXDA):

  • Indirect Cost Saving by reduction in Usage of Material (Less Material to be used compared to IPDA)
  • Excellent Chemical Resistance
  • Medium Reactivity
  • Quick Curing of Material even in extremely low temperatures
  • Low Viscosity
  • Lower AHEW


Meta Xylenediamine (MXDA) vs Isophorone Diamine (IPDA) Comparison

CAS No:1477-55-02855-13-2
Chemical formulaC8H12N2C10H22N2
Viscosity (mPa/s @ 25℃)6.819 - 20
Purity (% Minimum)99.899.7
AppearanceColorless liquidColorless liquid
Molecular Weight136.2170.3
Amine Value824 mgKOH659 mgKOH
(AHEW / phr)34 / 18.3 g42.6 / 22.9 g
Freezing Point14.1℃10℃
Boiling Point272℃247℃
Flash Point139℃112℃


Chemical Resistance Comparison:

10wt% Sulfuric Acid10wt% Acetic AcidToluene5wt% Salt Spray (35℃ 4 weeks)
MXDA AdductExcellent (5/5)Fair (2/5)Excellent (5/5)Excellent (5/5)
IPDA AdductExcellent (5/5)Poor (1/5)Fair (2/5)Poor (1/5)


Packaging & Storage Information:

  • 200 KGS Brand New Original Intact Barrels
  • Also available in ISO Tanks.
  • Meta Xylenediamine (MXDA) is a sensitive product, therefore it is recommended to be stored in dark & dry conditions and original packing recommended.
  • Avoid Light & Moisture


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1 review for Meta Xylenediamine (MXDA)

  1. 5 out of 5


    Used it as an alternative of IPDA. Very good product. 20% Cost Saving as compared to IPDA. Tried & Tested !!

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