Propylene Glycol

Propylene Glycol is a viscous, colorless liquid which is nearly odorless but possesses a faintly sweet taste. It has applications in Paint, Food, Personal Care, Pharma and Agriculture industries. It is used as a carrier.

Characteristics

Molar Weight76.1 g/mol
Melting Point-57.2°C
Boiling Point187.2°C
Flash Point104.4°C
Specific Gravity1.035 g/cc
Particle Size

Uses and Applications

Key applications

  • Anti-freeze
  • Agricultural
  • Paint and Coatings
  • Rubber
  • Polyesters
  • Food additive
  • Corrosion inhibitor and anti-scaling agent
  • Resins
  • Solvents
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Lubricants
  • Personal care
  • Building & Construction products

Industries

  • Pharma
  • Coatings & Construction
  • Cosmetics
  • Chemical Processing
  • Rubber

Synonyms: PG, Propylene glycol, 1, 2 - Propanediol, Monopropylene Glycol, Propane - 1, 3 - Diol

Chemical Formula: C3H8O2

CAS Number: 57-55-6