What is the monomer of natural rubber?

What is the monomer of natural rubber? The monomer unit for natural rubber is isoprene. Its IUPAC name is 2-methylbut-1,3-diene. An addition polymerisation joins thousands of isoprene units together to form poly(isoprene) or natural rubber.   Natural rubber properties Natural rubber is elastic. (a) In its ordinary state, the rubber polymer chain is folded into … Read more