Dipropylene glycol (DPG) [25265-71-8] Dipropylene glycol is a colorless, viscous and odorless liquid, very hygroscopic and soluble in water and most organic solvents. Dipropylene glycol is a raw material for the production of polymers such as polyester and alkyd resins and a plasticizer used in the production of other polymers, for example PVC. Dipropylene glycol can also be a component of cleaners and printing inks.
Chemical formula: C6 H14 O3
Density: 1.023 g / cm3
CAS Number: 25265-71-8
EC / EINECS number: 246-770-3
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