Denatured Ethanol

Ethanol is a clear, colorless liquid rapidly absorbed from the gastrointestinal tract and distributed throughout the body. It has bactericidal activity and is used often as a topical disinfectant. It is widely used as a solvent and preservative in pharmaceutical preparations as well as serving as the primary ingredient in alcoholic beverages. Indeed, ethanol has widespread use as a solvent of substances intended for human contact or consumption, including scents, flavorings, colorings, and medicines.

TSDA, Ethanol I Ethyl Alcohol, Alcohol, Methylcarbinol, EtOH
Chemical Formula
CAS Number


Melting Point
-113 °C
Boiling Point
78 °C at 760 mm Hg

Uses and Applications

Key applications

  • Solvents


  • Cleaning
  • Beauty & Personal Care