Epoxy Monomers and Precursors

The model on the left below is an image of the BPA model you can view by clicking here or you can just click on the image itself. The image on the right is the reagent epichlorohydrin which reacts with the BPA to give the diepoxy monomer at the bottom. Either way, be sure to close the new windows that open up with the 3D model in it when you are ready to come back here.

This is the diepoxymethyl ether of bisphenol A:

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