Ethoxy Propanol

Ethoxy Propanol (also known as propylene glycol ether; Arcosolv PE; ethyl proxitol; and propylene glycol monoethyl ether) is a clear liquid that has a characteristic ether-like odour. It has the formula C5H12O2 and it is miscible with water, is hygroscopic, and it also provides good solvency for a wide variety of substances, including resins, inks, and adhesives.


Boiling Point130 °C

Uses and Applications

Key applications

  • Solvents


  • Cleaning
  • Coatings & Construction
  • Cosmetics

Synonyms: 1-Ethoxy-1-propanol I 1-Ethoxy-2-propanol I 2-Ethoxy-1-propanol

Chemical Formula: C5H12O2

CAS Number: 1569-02-4