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2-n-Butoxyethanol, 99%, Alfa Aesar™

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2500mL
10000mL
111-76-2
C6H14O2
118.176
MFCD00002884
POAOYUHQDCAZBD-UHFFFAOYSA-N
butoxyethanol,butyl glycol,butyl cellosolve,ethylene glycol monobutyl ether,n-butoxyethanol,ethanol, 2-butoxy,ethylene glycol butyl ether,butyl oxitol,glycol butyl ether,glycol ether eb
8133
CHEBI:63921
2-butoxyethanol
CCCCOCCO
111-76-2
C6H14O2
118.176
MFCD00002884
POAOYUHQDCAZBD-UHFFFAOYSA-N
butoxyethanol,butyl glycol,butyl cellosolve,ethylene glycol monobutyl ether,n-butoxyethanol,ethanol, 2-butoxy,ethylene glycol butyl ether,butyl oxitol,glycol butyl ether,glycol ether eb
8133
CHEBI:63921
2-butoxyethanol
CCCCOCCO
Applications
Used in industry for degreasing and detergent applications.2-n-Butoxyethanol is used in the industry for degreasing and detergent applications. It acts as a surfactant in domestic and industrial products. It is an active component of fracturing fluids, drilling stabilizers and oil slick dispersants. It is also used as a solvent for paints, surface coatings, cleaning products and inks. Further, it is employed as a food additive, antimicrobial agent, defoamer, stabilizer and adhesive. In addition to this, it is used as a whiteboard cleaner, liquid soap, cosmetic, dry cleaning solution, lacquer, varnishe and latex paint.

Solubility
Miscible with water, ethyl alcohol, ethyl ether, acetone, n-heptane benzene, mineral oil, aromatic paraffin and halogenated hydrocarbons. Slightly miscible with carbon tetrachloride.

Notes
Excellent Hydrophilic-lipophilic balance (HLB).Air and light sensitive. Keep the container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, metals, aluminum and alkalies.
Density 0.902
Refractive Index 1.419
Odor Mild
Flash Point 64°C (147°F)
Melting Point -79°C
Boiling Point 171°C to 173°C
Quantity 2500mL
Assay Percent Range 0.98
Linear Formula CH3(CH2)3OCH2CH2OH
UN Number UN2810
Beilstein 1732511
Merck Index 14,1559
Solubility Information Miscible with water,ethyl alcohol,ethyl ether,acetone,n-heptane benzene,mineral oil,aromatic paraffin and halogenated hydrocarbons. Slightly miscible with carbon tetrachloride.
Formula Weight 118.18
Physical Form Liquid
Percent Purity 99%
Chemical Name or Material 2-n-Butoxyethanol
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GHS H Statement
H302-H312-H332-H315-H319-H227
Harmful if swallowed.
Harmful in contact with skin.
Harmful if inhaled.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
Combustible liquid.

P210-P260-P264b-P270-P271-P280-P301+P312-P302+P352-P304+P340-P305+P351+P338-P312-P314-P330-P332+P313-P362-P370+P378q-P501c

H227-H302+H312+H332-H315-H319

DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 6.1; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: TOXIC, LIQUIDS, ORGANIC, N.O.S.

EINECSNumber : 203-905-0

RTECSNumber : KJ8575000

TSCA : Yes

Recommended Storage : Ambient temperatures