. What is vulcanization of rubber


Best Answer

Explanation:

Vulcanization of rubber is the process of converting natural rubber to more strong and elastic form. 

Natural rubber is mixed with 3 to 5% sulphur and heated at 100 to 150 ℃ to form cross linking of cis−1,4−polyisopropene chains through disulphide bonds.

Final answer:

Vulcanization of rubber is the process of converting natural rubber to more strong and elastic form. Natural rubber is mixed with 3 to 5%

sulphur and heated at 100 to 150 ℃ to form cross linking of cis−1,4−polyisopropene chains through disulphide bonds.

 

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