Monoethylene Glycol

Ethylene glycol (IUPAC name: ethane-1,2-diol) is an organic compound with the formula (CH2OH)2. It is mainly used for two purposes, as a raw material in the manufacture of polyester fibers and for antifreeze formulations. It is an odorless, colorless, sweet-tasting, viscous liquid.

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MEG 1, 2-Ethanediol, Monoethylene glycol I 1,2-Dihydroxyethane I Ethanediol I
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C2H6O2
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107-21-1

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62,07 g/mol
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-12,9 °C
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197,6 °C
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1.113 g/mL at 25 °C
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Liquid, Viscous

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  • Decorative coatings
  • Coatings
  • Anti-freeze
  • Oil and Gas
  • Agricultural
  • Solvents

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  • Energy Services