1,2-Propanediol monomethyl ether acetate is used as a solvent for paints, inks, lacquers, varnishes, cleaners and coatings. It is also used as a solvent for degreasing circuit boards and in food contact applications. Further, it is used in photoresist formulations in the semiconductor industry.
Baysal, G.; Önder, S.; Göcek, İ.; Trabzon, L.; Kızıl, H.; Kök, F. N.; Kayaoğlu, B. K. Design and fabrication of a new nonwoven-textile based platform for biosensor construction. Sens. Actuators, B 2015, 208, 475-484.
Charlton, M. R.; Dylla, A. G.; Stevenson, K. J. Direct Evidence of a Chemical Conversion Mechanism of Atomic-Layer-Deposited TiO2 Anodes During Lithiation Using LiPF6 Salt. J. Phys. Chem. 2015, 119 (51), 28285-28291.
Hazard Statements: H226
Flammable liquid and vapour.
Precautionary Statements: P210-P233-P240-P241-P242-P243-P280-P303+P361+P353-P370+P378q-P501c
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking. Keep container tightly closed. Ground/bond container and receiving equipment. Use explosion-proof electrical/ventilating/lighting/ equipment. Use only non-sparking tools. Take precautionary measures against static discharge. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower. In case of fire: Use CO2, dry chemical, or foam Dispose of contents/ container to an approved waste disposal plant