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A17976 2-n-Butoxyethanol, 99%

CAS Number
111-76-2
Synonyms
Butyl Cellosolve
Ethylene glycol mono-n-butyl ether

Stock No. Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
A17976-AP 500ml 21.40
A17976-0F 2500ml 52.80
A17976-0D 10000ml 177.00
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2-n-Butoxyethanol, 99%

MDL
MFCD00002884
EINECS
203-905-0

Chemical Properties

Formula
C6H14O2
Formula Weight
118.18
Melting point
-79°
Boiling Point
171-173°
Flash Point
64°(147°F)
Density
0.902
Refractive Index
1.4190
Storage & Sensitivity
Ambient temperatures.
Solubility
Miscible with water, ethyl alcohol, ethyl ether, acetone, n-heptane benzene, mineral oil, aromatic paraffin and halogenated hydrocarbons. Slightly miscible with carbon tetrachloride.

Applications

Used in industry for degreasing and detergent applications.2-n-Butoxyethanol is used in the industry for degreasing and detergent applications. It acts as a surfactant in domestic and industrial products. It is an active component of fracturing fluids, drilling stabilizers and oil slick dispersants. It is also used as a solvent for paints, surface coatings, cleaning products and inks. Further, it is employed as a food additive, antimicrobial agent, defoamer, stabilizer and adhesive. In addition to this, it is used as a whiteboard cleaner, liquid soap, cosmetic, dry cleaning solution, lacquer, varnishe and latex paint.

Notes

Excellent Hydrophilic-lipophilic balance (HLB).Air and light sensitive. Keep the container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, metals, aluminum and alkalies.

Literature References

Hayes, R. W.; Unocic, R. R.; Nasrollahzadeh, M. Creep Deformation of Allvac 718Plus. Metall. Mater. Trans. A 2015, 46 (1), 218-228.

Llewellyn, G. T.; Dorman, F.; Westland, J. L.; Yoxtheimer, D.; Grieve, P.; Sowers, T.; Humston-Fulmer, E.; Brantley, S. L. Evaluating a groundwater supply contamination incident attributed to Marcellus Shale gas development. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 2015, 112 (20), 6325-6330.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H227-H302-H312-H315-H319-H332

Combustible liquid. Harmful if swallowed. Harmful in contact with skin. Causes skin irritation. Causes serious eye irritation. Harmful if inhaled.

Precautionary Statements: P210-P260-P264b-P270-P271-P280-P301+P312-P302+P352-P304+P340-P305+P351+P338-P312-P314-P330-P332+P313-P337+P313-P362-P370+P378q-P501c

Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking. Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. Wash face, hands and any exposed skin thoroughly after handling Do not eat, drink or smoke when using this product. Use only outdoors or in a well-ventilated area. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. IF SWALLOWED: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell. IF ON SKIN: Wash with plenty of soap and water. IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. Get medical advice/attention if you feel unwell. Rinse mouth. If skin irritation occurs: Get medical advice/attention. If eye irritation persists: Take off contaminated clothing and wash before reuse. In case of fire: Use CO2, dry chemical, or foam Dispose of contents/ container to an approved waste disposal plant

Other References

Merck
14,1559
Beilstein
1732511
Harmonized Tariff Code
2909.43
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
KJ8575000

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