An old name originally used for Rubber vulcanized with antimony pentasulfide. When heated, the antimony pentasulfide reacted with the rubber to yield Sulfur for vulcanization leaving residual Antimony trisulfide as a red colorant (Brady 1971).
Synonyms and Related Terms
caucho rojo (Esp)
Resources and Citations
- G.S.Brady, Materials Handbook, 10th edition, McGraw-Hill, New York, 1971.