It is employed as a specialty solvent. It is a solvent for active ingredients especially DHA for sunless tanning products. It is also utilized as viscosity controlling agent.
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Morgan Durand.; Adrien Mouret.; Valérie Molinier.; Thierry Féron.; Jean-Marie Aubry. Bitumen fluxing properties of a new class of sustainable solvents: The isosorbide di-alkyl ethers. Fuel. 2010, 89 (10),2729-2734.
Indicaciones de precaución: P260-P201-P280-P304+P340-P405-P501a
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