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Sasol Butyl Glycol Ether

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Butyl glycol ether of 99% mass purity, Used widely in the surface coating industry as a solvent. BGE reduces the viscosity in alky resin varnishes and acts as a property regulator, coalescer and flow improver in water-based paints. Other applications include printing inks, cleansers and mineral oil emulsions, where BGE is used as a solubiliser. BGE has outstanding solvent power for many natural and synthetic resins as well as cellulose derivatives. For documents specific to a region, please contact Sasol using the 'Request Document' button.
Chemical Name: Ethylene Glycol Monobutyl Ether
CAS Number: 111-76-2
Purity (Assay): 99.0 %
Features: High Solvency
Function: Solvent, Coalescing Agent, Flow Promoter
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Sasol Butyl Glycol Ether Features & Benefits

Base Chemicals Features

Applications & Uses

Recommended Uses & Known Applications
  • Solvent for natural and synthetic resins and cellulose derivatives
  • Reduces viscosity in alky resin varnishes
  • Acts as a property regulator, coalescer and flow improver in water based paints
  • Solubiliser for printing inks, cleansers and mineral oil emulsions

Properties

Odor
Mild
Appearance
Clear and bright
Typical Properties
ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
Butyl Glycolmin. 99mass %GC
Refractive Index (ND20)1.419-1.420-ASTM D1218, ISO 5661, DIN EN 51423-3
Distillation at 101.3 Kpa: Initial Boiling Point168°CASTM D1078, ISO 918, DIN EN 53171
Distillation at 101.3 Kpa: Dry Point172°CASTM D1078, ISO 918, DIN EN 53171
Purity (Wet Basis)min. 99.0wt%GC
Acid Numbermax. 0.05mgKOH/g600-31
Watermax. 0.1wt%ASTM D1631
Density at 20°C0.899-0.901g/mlASTM D4052, ISO 12185
Colourmax. 10Pt-CoASTM D1209, ISO 6271, DIN EN 1557
Acidity (as Acetic Acid)max. 0.010wt%ASTM D1613

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Storage And Handling

Safe Handling Advice

  • Ensure all equipment is electrically grounded before beginning transfer operations. Keep away from heat and sources of ignition.

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Sasol Solvents Brochure - Europe
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Sasol Butyl Glygol Acetate, Sasol Butyl Triglycol Ether (BTGE), Sasol Ethanol 99.9 DB-Old, Sasol Ethyl Acrylate, Sasol Methyl Ethyl Ketone, Sasol Acetone, Sasol Butyl Acrylate, Sasol n-Propanol, Sasol n-Propyl Acetate, Sasol Glacial Acrylic Acid, Sasol Butyl Diglygol Acetate, Sasol Ethyol 78 (Synthetic), Sasol Butyl Glycol Ether, Sasol Butyl diglycol Ether (BDGE), Sasol Isobutanol, Sasol Methyl Isobutyl Ketone, Sasol n-Butanol, Sasol n-Propanol BPR, Sasol Ethyl Acetate, Sasol Isopropylol, Sasol Ethanol 99.9 UN-Old, Sasol Ethanol 99.9 DB (Synthetic), Sasol Ethanol 99.9 UN (Synthetic)
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Products: Sasol Butyl Glygol Acetate, Sasol Butyl Triglycol Ether (BTGE), Sasol Ethanol 99.9 DB-Old, Sasol Ethyl Acrylate, Sasol Methyl Ethyl Ketone, Sasol Acetone, Sasol Butyl Acrylate, Sasol n-Propanol, Sasol n-Propyl Acetate, Sasol Glacial Acrylic Acid, Sasol Butyl Diglygol Acetate, Sasol Ethyol 78 (Synthetic), Sasol Butyl Glycol Ether, Sasol Butyl diglycol Ether (BDGE), Sasol Isobutanol, Sasol Methyl Isobutyl Ketone, Sasol n-Butanol, Sasol n-Propanol BPR, Sasol Ethyl Acetate, Sasol Isopropylol, Sasol Ethanol 99.9 UN-Old, Sasol Ethanol 99.9 DB (Synthetic), Sasol Ethanol 99.9 UN (Synthetic)
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Sasol Solvents Brochure - North America
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Sasol Ethyl Acrylate, Sasol Methyl Ethyl Ketone, Sasol Acetone, Sasol Butyl Acrylate, Sasol n-Propanol, Sasol n-Propyl Acetate, Sasol Butyl Glycol Ether, Sasol Methyl Isobutyl Ketone, Sasol n-Butanol, Sasol Ethyl Acetate
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Products: Sasol Ethyl Acrylate, Sasol Methyl Ethyl Ketone, Sasol Acetone, Sasol Butyl Acrylate, Sasol n-Propanol, Sasol n-Propyl Acetate, Sasol Butyl Glycol Ether, Sasol Methyl Isobutyl Ketone, Sasol n-Butanol, Sasol Ethyl Acetate
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