What is Ethyl Diglycol

It is employed as a constituent part of many brake fluids because of its low and in the paint industry where it is used to improve the gloss and flow properties of paint. It is also a constituent of many wood stains and wood preservatives. In the printing industry it is used both in printing inks and as a cleaning agent in offset printing and in the textile industry, it is a solvent used in the printing and dyeing of textile fabrics and fibers.

  • Synonyms: Diethylene Glycol
  • INCI: Ethyl Diglycol
  • Chemical Formula: C6H14O3
  • CAS Number: 111-90-0

Product Specifications

Chemical Formula C6H14O3
CAS Number 111-90-0
Molar Weight 106.12 g/mol
Forms Clear colourless liquid
Grades Technical

Uses and Applications for Ethyl Diglycol

Key Applications

  • Cleaning products
  • Dyes
  • Paints and coatings
  • Solvents


  • Water Treatment
  • Food and Nutrition
  • Solvents
  • Polymers
  • Pharma
  • Cleaning
  • Rubber
  • Lubricants
  • Cosmetics
  • Agriculture
  • Coatings & Construction

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