Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

1,4-Butylene Glycol

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_1751

n (1,4-butanediol, tetramethylene glycol) A stable, hygroscopic, colorless liquid used in the production of polyesters by reaction with dibasic acids, and in the production of polyurethanes by reaction with diisocyanates. Open image in new window

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA