Hexylene Glycol

Product Name
Hexylene glycol
Generic Name
2-METHYL-2,4-PENTANEDIOL , 2-Methylpentane-2,4-di...
Synonyms
107-41-5
CAS#
Solvay USA Inc. /Distributors
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

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
Water Content<0.5%Wt %
Purity99.5% MinWt %
Vapor Pressure0.05mm Hg
ColorColorlessN/A
Autoignition Temp583 °F
Specific Gravity0.923at 68 °F

Resources

Product Information

Material Safety Data sheet

Additional Information

Application Guide