Glycol Ether EB

Glycol Ether EB is an ethylene glycol butyl ether. It is medium to fast in evaporation, has a characteristic odor, and is fully water-miscible. It is versatile in applications such as lacquer thinners, metal cleaning, degreasers, ag, inks, dye carriers, stains, coatings, etc. Glycol Ether EB is a powerful coupler and a versatile solvent.


Molar Weight118.2 g/mol
Melting Point-75°C
Boiling Point171°C
Flash Point67°C
Density7.49 lb/gal

Uses and Applications

Key applications

  • Solvents
  • Automotive


  • Cleaning

Synonyms: 2 - Butoxyethanol, EB, EGBE, Ethylene Glycol Butyl Ether, Ethylene Glycol Monobutyl Ether, Glycol Ether EB, Butyl Cellosolve

CAS Number: 111-76-2