Butyl Glycol

Butyl Glycol




2-Butoxyethanol, Butyl Cellosolve, Butyl Monoether Glycol, Ethylene Glycol Monobutyl Ether

  • Description:

Butyl Glycol is a relatively moderate evaporating colorless and flammable liquid. It is a powerful solvent with coalescing properties. Due to its powerful solvency and equal balance of hydrophobic and hydrophilic character, Butyl Glycol has a wide range of applications in different industries.


  • Solvent for Paints, Coatings, Inks and Adhesives
  • Coalescent for Water-Based Coatings
  • Printing Industry
  • Textile Dyeing
  • Leather Processing
  • Pesticides Solvent
  • Production of Colorants
  • Metal Working Fluids
  • Home Care Products
  • Industrial Cleaners
  • Rubber Processing
  • Fuel Supplement
  • Production of Plasticizers
  • Hydraulic Fluids
  • Plastic Processing


Molecular Weight g/mol ASTM D6579-11 118.18
Boiling Point at 760 mmHg ASTM D5399-09 170
Melting Point at 760 mmHg ASTM D5399-09 -77
Flash Point ASTM D93-18 63
Specific Gravity at 20 ℃ ASTM D854-14 0.901
Viscosity at 25 ℃ mPa.s ASTM D445-18 3.5
Solubility at 20 ℃ in Water%wt ASTM D2042-15 0.81
Vapor Pressure at 20 ℃mmHg ASTM E1194-17 0.66
Density at 25 ℃gr/cm3 ASTM D792-13 0.898
Evaporation Rate (n-Butyl Acetate=1.0) ASTM D3539-11 0.06
Butyl Glycol