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Alfa Aesar™ Diethylene glycol mono-n-butyl ether, 99%

$44.31 - $156.70

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Diethylene glycol mono-n-butyl ether
CAS 112-34-5
Molecular Formula C8H18O3
Linear Formula HOCH2CH2OCH2CH2O(CH2)3CH3
Formula Weight 162.23
MDL Number MFCD00002881
Merck Index 14,1557
Synonym 2-(n-Butoxyethoxy)ethanol
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AAA160680J

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alfa aesar™
A160680J
5000mL Each for $156.70

AAA16068AU

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alfa aesar™
A16068AU
1000mL Each for $44.31
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 162.23
Quantity 5000mL
Molecular Formula C8H18O3
Melting Point −68°C
Assay 99%
Synonym 2-(n-Butoxyethoxy)ethanol
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P280-P264-P305+P351+P338-P337+P313
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
Wash thoroughly after handling.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
IF eye irritation persists: Get medical advice/attention.
Chemical Name or Material Diethylene glycol mono-n-butyl ether
Boiling Point 230° to 232°C
MDL Number MFCD00002881
Linear Formula HOCH2CH2OCH2CH2O(CH2)3CH3
TSCA TSCA
Odor Not Determined
RTECS Number KJ9100000
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H319
Causes serious eye irritation.
Merck Index 14,1557
Flash Point 100°C (212°F)
CAS 112-34-5

Applications
Diethylene glycol mono-n-butyl ether has a wide variety of applications in Chiral chemistry and green chemistry. It is also used in cosmetics. It is used as diluents and leveling agents in the manufacture of paints and in baking. It is also used in the manufacture of nitrocellulose. In brake fluid, it is used as an additive. It is used in the printing industry due to its slow evaporation rate. It is also used as a fixative for perfumes and antiseptics. It is used as an additive to prevent ice buildup in jet fuel.

Solubility
Miscible with water, ethyl ether, ethanol acetone and benzene.

Notes
Store in cool place. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents and light metals.

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS P Statement
P280-P264-P305+P351+P338-P337+P313
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
Wash thoroughly after handling.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
IF eye irritation persists: Get medical advice/attention.

GHS H Statement
H319
Causes serious eye irritation.