Polyvinyl acetate is an ingredient in white glue, and
is a copolymer with
in latex paints.
copolymer of vinyl acetate and vinyl alcohol
It is a copolymer with poly methyl
in acrylic latex paints, where the hydrophobic PMMA is surrounded
by hydrophilic polyvinyl acetate molecules.
Such a suspension of a hydrophobic polymer wrapped in a hydrophilic
polymer is called a latex.
A copolymer is a polymer made up of two or more different building
blocks, called monomers.