Technical Ethyl Cellosolve
Technical Ethyl Cellosolve is a clear, colorless, & odorless liquid with the chemical formula of C4H10O2 and molecular mass of 90.12 g/mol. Also known as 2-ethoxyethanol, it is formulated by the reaction of ethylene oxide with ethanol. This compound is known to have excellent cleaning properties making it suitable to be used in degreasing solutions and varnish removers. It can easily be dissolved in oils, resins, waxes, and nitrocellulose.
Crude Glycerin is a by-product which is received from the manufacturing of different esters. It is an impure form of glycerin which is colorless & odorless viscous liquid having sweet taste. This compound can be derived from petrochemical, animal fat, & vegetable oil products. It is mainly produced from the manufacture of biodiesel. This compound is known to have excellent CO2 saving potential.
Mix Solvents find their application in manufacturing of cleaning & disinfecting agents, resins production, wood preservation, and thinner & paints. They are the white to yellow colored liquid having specific gravity of 0.79 to 0.96. These solvents can also be added with specific solutes to get the desired solution having required properties. They are known to have the ability to kill 99.99% germ and remove stubborn stains.
Glycol Ether is used in pharmaceuticals, sunscreen lotions, dyes, water based inks, and cosmetics. P-series of this compound finds its application in degreasers, adhesives, aerosol paints, and cleaners. It is water soluble & biodegradable in nature with low toxicity. This ether has excellent solvent properties for low molecular weight compounds including alcohol with higher boiling point. It belongs to the group of solvent which is based on alkyl ethers of ethylene or propylene glycol.
Techincal Tri Chloro Ethylen
Techincal Tri Chloro Ethylene is used as dry cleaning solvent, anti static film cleaner & conditioner, and also for cleaning of kerosene fueled rocket engines. It has the chemical formula C2HCI3 with molecular mass of 131.4 g/mol. This colorless liquid having chloroform like odor is also used to extract vegetable oil from soy, coconut, & palm. It finds its application in the preparation of flavoring extracts from hops & spices.
Mono Ethylene Glycol
Mono Ethylene Glycol acts as coolant & heat transfer agent in automobiles, liquid cooled computers, chilled-water air conditioning systems, and geothermal heating systems. It is an organic compound having chemical formula C2H6O2 with molar mass of 62.07 g/mol. This compound is formulated from ethene using ethylene oxide as an intermediate. This odorless & colorless liquid is miscible in water and is completely soluble in organic solvents. Being an anti freezing agent, it disrupts the hydrogen bonding when dissolved in water.
Mix Glycol is widely used in ceramic, coolant formulating, leather, construction, & textile industries. It is a light yellow colored clear liquid having specific gravity of 1.15. This organic compound belongs to the alcohol family having two hydroxyl groups attached to different carbon atoms. It is known to be the excellent precursor to polyester fibers & resins in plastic industry and in preparation of PET required to make bottles for beverages.
Use of Phenoxyethanol has almost revolutionized the cosmetic industry. It is widely demanded for use as an effective preservative in various cosmetic products, including mascara, face & body moisturisers, shampoos, lip balms, lipsticks, blush, nail paints, sunscreens, hair removers, etc. It is also used as a low cost stabilizer in perfumes and deodorants.