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2-(n-Hexyloxy)ethanol is used as solvents in speciality printing inks and coalescing aids in surface coatings, coupling agent, rust remover, adhesives and surface cleaners.
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Hazard Statements: H302-H312-H314
Harmful if swallowed. Harmful in contact with skin. Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Precautionary Statements: P260u-P201-P280h-P304+P340-P405-P501a
Obtain special instructions before use. Wear protective gloves/clothing. IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing. Store locked up. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.