2- ethyl-1,3 hexanediol is a colourless thick viscous liquid which has applications in the plastic and resin industry as a plasticizer. It is also used in ink formulations where it increases the penetration properties of ink on paper.
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2-ethyl-1,3-hexanediol has been used as
- Diol or solvent in urethane manufacturing.
- Hardener in adhesive system.
- Solvent in manufacture of glycol inks.
- An effective insect repellent and selective suckering inhibitor for various kinds of plants.
- Emollient agent for cosmetic creams and lotions.
- Coupling agent for shampoos, and liquid cleansing creams.
- Lubricant for textile spinning.
- Ingredient in enamels.
CAS Number :94-96-2
|Appearance||Clear Colourless Liquid|
|Assay (%)||Min 98.00|
|Acidity as butyric acid (%)||Max 0.02|
|Moisture (%)||Max 0.05|
|Colour (Hzn)||Max 20|
|Specific Gravity @ 25 0C||0.930-0.945|