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Glycol Ether EB (Butyl Cellosolve)

Butyl Cellosolve, 2-Butoxyethanol , Ethylene Glycol Monobutyl Ether
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Glycol Ether EB (Butyl Cellosolve) is a colorless liquid solvent with surfactant properties. It has a mild, sweet, ether-like odor; and is soluble in alcohol, water, and most organic solvents. As a solvent, it is relatively non-volatile and inexpensive.

CORECHEM is a supplier/distributor of Glycol Ether EB in bulk package sizes. Buy Butyl Cellosolve in pails, drums, totes, or bulk.

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Chemical formula

Applications of this product include: Paints and coatings, solvent for nitrocellulose resins, spray lacquers, quick-drying lacquers, varnishes, enamels, dry cleaning compounds, varnish removers, textile (preventing spotting in printing or dyeing), herbicides, asphalt release agents, firefighting foam, leather protectors, photographic strip solutions, silicone caulk, whiteboard and glass cleaners, printing paste, mutual solvent for “soluble” mineral oils to hold soap in solution and to improve the emulsifying properties. It is used in the petroleum industry for its surfactant properties; it is a component of fracturing fluids, drilling stabilizers, oil spill dispersants, etc.

The liquid and vapor of this product are combustible. Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. Wash face, hands, and any exposed skin thoroughly after handling. Do not eat, drink, or smoke when using this product. Avoid breathing mist or vapors, as this product is a respiratory irritant. Do not taste or swallow. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. Use only with adequate ventilation. Keep the container tightly closed and in a well-ventilated place. Please see Glycol Ether EB Safety Data Sheet for full safety and compatibility information.

UN1993, Flammable liquids, n.o.s., 3, PG III (Ethylene glycol monobutyl ether)

CORECHEM is a supplier/distributor of bulk Glycol Ether EB (Butyl Cellosolve). This product is available to buy in a 5-gallon pail, 55-gallon drum, totes, and bulk.