Butyl Glycol

Butyl Glycol ether provides excellent performance in coatings, cleaners, and many other types of products. It is one of the fastest evaporating glycol ethers. Butyl glycol ether is compatible with a wide range of resin types, and it also offers 100% water solubility.


Molar Weight118,17 g/mol
Melting Point-77 °C
Boiling Point171 °C
FormsLiquid (clear)

Uses and Applications

Key applications

  • Solvents


  • Cleaning
  • Coatings & Construction

Synonyms: 2-butoxyethanol, Butyl Cellosolve, Ethylene glycol monobutyl ether

Chemical Formula: C6H14O2

CAS Number: 111-76-2