Ethyl lactate

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An ideal environmental friendly non-toxic replacement for MEK, MIBK, toxic glycol ethers and chlorinated solvent. It is well known for its superior cleaning ability and has a high degree of solvency.

It has excellent synergy when blended with other solvents and is perfect for making ink cleaners, adhesive removers, hand wipes and paint strippers.

Packing:DrumsPacking: Drums, ISO tanks, jerrycans etc.


Ethyl lactate is an organic compound in the form of a colourless to slightly yellow, clear liquid with a light, ethereal, buttery odor. It can be used as a solvent in fragrances

This chemical also appears under: Food & Beverage, Electronics, Flavours, Paints & Coatings, Packaging and Printing inks, Personal Care and Cosmetics, Pharmaceutical

Technical Overview

Product           :(−)Ethyl-L-Lactate
CAS Number  : 687-47-8

Appearance Clear Colourless Liquid
Assay (%) Min 99.00
Moisture (%) Max 0.30
Acidity as Lactic acid (%) Max 0.30