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PAVA/Pelargonic Acid Vanillylamide

Pelargonic Acid Vanillylamide (PAVA) is artificial capsaicin extracted in chilli peppers.

Pelargonic Acid Vanillylamide (PAVA) is a kind of herb containing amide alkaloids, made by capsaicin, dihydro capsaicin, fall dihydro capsaicin, high hydrogen capsaicin, etc.

As a leading tear gas manufacturer in China, DAYU Chemical has high quality pelargonic acid vanillylamide (nonivamide) for sale. We also have China pava spray for sale if you need it.

Chemical Structural Formula of PAVA/Pelargonic Acid Vanillylamide

Chemical Structural Formula of PAVA Pelargonic Acid Vanillylamide

Technical Data of PAVA/Pelargonic Acid Vanillylamide

Product :

Pelargonic Acid Vanillylamide

Synonymous Name:

PAVA,8 methyl n vanillyl 6 nonenamide

Molar mass :

293.40 g•mol−1

Appearance :

White to off-white powder

Density :

1.10 g/cm3

Molting point :

54 °C

Flash Point :

251.8 °C

Solubility in water :


Solubility :

Soluble in methanol

What is Pava?

PAVA, also called pelargonic acid vanillylamide or pava oc powder, is artificial capsaicin. Pelargonic acid vanillylamide is often used as a chemical weapon in anti-riot ammunition or military or police training exercises. The irritation caused by pelargonic acid vanillylamide usually only causes short-term tears and superficial pain but does not cause long-term damage.

Features of PAVA/Pelargonic Acid Vanillylamide

  • Pelargonic acid vanillylamide (PAVA) is mainly used in commerce and pharmaceuticals.

  • Pelargonic acid vanillylamide (PAVA) is the active ingredient in most pepper sprays. Law enforcement agencies also use PAVA as a powerful non-lethal weapon in "paintball" guns.

  • Pelargonic acid vanillylamide (PAVA) is another name for nonanoic acid vanillin. PAVA is synthetic capsaicin (higher purity), which is the main chemical raw material for PAVA spray.

  • At the same time, due to the complex production process, not all factories have the necessary conditions to produce pelargonic acid vanillylamide. But as a leading chemical material supplier in China, Dayu Chemical has advanced technology and laboratory equipment, which is our advantage to provide customers with the best PAVA.

Application of PAVA/Pelargonic Acid Vanillylamide

PAVA is the short form for pelargonic acid vanillylamide, which is commonly manufactured synthetically for both commercial and pharmaceutical purposes.

  • Medical Industry;

  • The main material of the new green environmental protection biological pesticide;

  • The main material of antirat ant repellent;

  • The main material of no pollution damage control paint for Marine;

  • The main material of military industry.

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