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.

Diethylene Glycol
Chemical Formula
CAS Number


Molar Weight
106.12 g/mol
Liquid (clear)

Uses and Applications

Key applications

  • Dyes
  • Cleaning products
  • Solvents
  • Paint and Coatings


  • Pharma
  • Cleaning
  • CASE & Construction
  • Polymers
  • Beauty & Personal Care
  • Water Treatment
  • Food & Nutrition
  • Agriculture
  • Lubricants
  • Rubber