Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Butyl Carbitol

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_1740

n Diethylene glycol monobutyl ether, butyldiglycol, 2-[2-(1-butoxy)ethoxy] ethanol. Practically odorless oil, solvent, water miscibile liquid used as a coalescent in latex paints; bp, 230.4°C; mp, −68.1°C; sp gr, 0.9536. Open image in new window

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA