Monoethylene Glycol

Monoethylene Glycol also known :

Ethane-1,2-diol, 1,2-Ethanediol, Ethylene Glycol, 1,2-Dihydroxyethane, Glycol, Ethylene Alcohol

Application Areas:

  • In the production of polyurethane and polyester
  • In the production of polyester fiber and film
  • As an antifreeze agent for the preparation of automobile cooling systems
  • In industrial cooling systems
  • In snow melting systems
  • In the manufacture of explosives
  • In the production of polyethylene terephthalate (polyester fiber raw material and plastic material)
  • Synthetic resins, solvents, lubricants, surfactants, softeners, humectants, etc. in the production
  • It is often used as a hydrating agent and solvent in the tanning industry and pharmaceutical industry.
  • As the main component of hydraulic fluid used in aircraft, automobile and high-temperature molding machine
  • As antifreeze in emulsion paints, aqueous systems
  • As a solvent for casein, gelatin, dextrin, some phenol-formaldehyde resins, alkyd resins and dyes
  • It gives the paint slipperiness and ease of application and acts as a heat-transfer agent.

GTIP Code : 290531
HSN Code : 29053100

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