Ethylene alcohol, Glycol, 1,2-ethanediol
Ethylene Glycol is odorless and is a clear, colorless, syrupy liquid. It has a sweet taste and is hygroscopic. It is soluble in water, alcohol, and acetone.
Ethylene Glycol applications include: coolant and antifreeze, asphalt-emulsion paints, heat-transfer agent, low-pressure laminates, brake fluids, glycol diacetate, polyester fibers and films, solvent, extractant for various purposes, solvent mixture for cellulose esters and ethers especially cellophane, cosmetics (up to 5%), lacquers, alkyd resins, printing inks, wood stains, adhesives, leather dyeing, textile processing, tobacco, ingredient of deicing fluid for airport runways, humectant, ball-point pen inks, foam stabilizer.
Ethylene Glycol is available in 46 lb carboys, 279 lb & 510 lb drums, and 2550 lb totes and bulk.
Please see Ethylene Glycol Safety Data Sheet for full safety and compatibility information.
UN3082, Environmentally hazardous substance, liquid, n.o.s, 9 , PG III (Ethylene Glycol)