Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Butyl Cellosolve

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_1742

Ethylene glycol monobutyl ether, 2-butoxyethanol. Liquid soluble in 20 parts water; soluble in most organic solvents. It is used as a coalescent in latex paints; bp, 171–172°C; sp gr, 0.901. Open image in new window

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA