Product Name

butyl glycolate cas 7397-62-8

Basic Information

CAS No:7397-62-8
Molecular Formula:C6H12O3
Molecular Weight:132.158
Remarks:Factory direct sales

butyl glycolate Properties




Colorless liquid



Melting point/℃-26
density(Kg/m³)1000(rough estimate)
refractive index1.429
Flash point/℃71.7
storage temproom temperature

butyl glycolate USES

Butyl Glycolate is used chiefly as a paint additive to improve flow properties, for example in nitrocellulose lacquers, in which it also imparts gloss; and in metallic lacquers. It is used as a blush preventive in cellulose acetate paints; as a wrinkle preventive in alkyd paints; in inks; and in emulsion polymers.

Others: Used for cosmetics, used as cancer drugs harringtonine intermediates.

butyl glycolate Packaging

Packing: 25Kg,100Kg,200Kg,1000Kg/Drum

butyl glycolate storage

  1. Store barreled products in a cool, ventilated warehouse; keep away from

fire and heat sources. The warehousing temperature does not exceed 30 ℃, and the relative

humidity does not exceed 80%. Keep the container sealed; products should be stored separately

from oxidants, reducing agents, etc., and should not be mixed; be equipped with fire-fighting

equipment of appropriate variety and quantity; the storage area should be equipped with

equipment for emergency treatment of leakage and suitable containment materials;

  1. Store in a special storage tank; keep away from fire and heat sources; there is fire-fighting foam

for a fire emergency, and the tank area is equipped with equipment for the emergency treatment of


  1. Shelf life: The shelf life of this product is 6 months.

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