Hexylene Glycol

Product Name
Hexylene glycol
Generic Name
2-METHYL-2,4-PENTANEDIOL , 2-Methylpentane-2,4-di...
Synonyms
107-41-5
CAS#
Astro Chemicals Inc.
Seller Name

Product Description:

HEXYLENE GLYCOL is a colorless and limpid liquid, with a characteristic sweetened smell, viscous and poorly hygroscopic. It is miscible with the most common organic solvents, fat acids and water. sed in construction, industrial cleaning , paints and personal care industry. It is a slow drying, low VOC compound, used as solvents. Also present in pesticides

Applications

Acne control treatment

Antifreeze

Cement additive

Cosmetics

Flavors

Personal care

Pesticides

Protective & Maintenance coating

Skin care

Value Propositions

Humectant

Low VOC

Non-toxic

Slow drying

Product Details

Key Properties
PropertyValuesUnits
Chemical FormulaC6H14O2 or (CH3)2COHCH2CHOHCH3N/A
Boiling Point387 °F
Molecular Weight118.17g/mol
AppearanceColourless LiquidN/A
Density0.925g/mL at 25 C
Flash Point(F)208.9F
Generic Specifications
PropertyValuesUnits
Acidity (Acitic Acid)0.005Wt%
Color15 MaxPt-Co
Water Content0.5% MaxN/A
Assay99.5% MinWt %
Specific Gravity0.9220 – 0.9250 @ 20/20°C

Resources

Product Information

Material Safety Data sheet

Additional Information

Application Guide