Butylglycol - solvent 2-butoxyethanol

Butylglycol - solvent 2-butoxyethanol
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Butylglycol 99.7% - an organic compound from the group of glycol ethers. It is ethylene glycol butyl ether C6H14O2. It is commonly used as an organic solvent in professional and consumer chemistry. It is widely used in cleaning agents, paints and coatings. Butylglycol is used in the mining and construction industries.

Butylglycol 99.7% - organic solvent from the group of glycol ethers. Thanks to the polar-non-polar structure of the molecule, it dissolves both water-soluble and insoluble substances. It is widely used as a component of cleaning agents and pigments. The solvent 2-butoxyethanol is used in the industry of paints, varnishes and acrylic resins. Butylglycol is used in agents for degreasing surfaces in industrial and professional chemistry. It is used as an ingredient in alkaline preparations for foaming cars. In professional chemistry, it is used in concentrates for cleaning glass surfaces. Butyl glycol is used as a component of agents for removing residues and dirt from polymer dispersions. Butylglycol is used in products for removing dirt in car workshops, printing houses, construction sites. It is approved as a food additive and is used in biocides, antifoams and stabilizers. Butoxyethanol is used in the petroleum industry for its good surfactant properties in fracturing fluids and drilling stabilizers. It is also used as an anti-clotting ingredient. It is also known to use butyl glycol as a reagent in synthesis processes.

In addition, butyl glycol is used:
• in cleaning products for dry-erase boards
• production of silicone gaskets
• production of latex paints
• production of cleaners
• production of herbicides
• production of cosmetics

Substance name: Butylglycol
Synonyms: ethylene glycol butyl ether, butyl glycol, 2-butoxyethanol

Chemical formula: C6H14O2
CAS: 111-76-2

Molar mass: 118.18 g/mol
Content: 99.7%
Physical state: liquid
Color: colorless
Solubility in water: total; 900g/l at 25ºC
Density: 20ºC: 0.9g/cm3
Boiling point: 168-172ºC
Melting point: -75ºC
Flash point: approx. 63 ºC

Hazard statements:
H302 Harmful if swallowed.
H312 Harmful in contact with skin.
H332 Harmful if inhaled.
H315 Causes skin irritation.
H319 Causes serious eye irritation.

Precautionary statements:
P261 Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray.
P280 Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
P312 Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell.
P337+313 If eye irritation persists: Get medical advice/attention.
P501 Dispose of contents/container in accordance with national regulations.

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