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2-Ethyl-1,3-hexanediol Properties


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2-Ethyl-1,3-hexanediol is used as a solvent for inks, plasticizer, chemical intermediate in production of polyurethane resins, and insect repellent.

Chemical Properties

Appearance Clear Liquid
Boiling Point 243 °C
CAS Number 94-96-2
Density 0.9422 g/ml
EINECS Number 202-377-9
HS Code 29053980
IUPAC Name 2-Ethylhexane-1,3-diol
InChI 1S/C8H18O2/c1-3-5-8(10)7(4-2)6-9/h7-10H,3-6H2,1-2H3
Melting Point -40 °C
Molar Mass 146.23 g/mol
Molecular Formula C8H18O2
NFPA 704 H-2,F-1,R-0,C-NA
RTECS Number MO2625000
Refractive n20/D 1.451
Solubility 42 g/l
Synonyms 1,3-Hexanediol,2-ethyl-;2-Ethyl-1,3-hexanediol;2-Ethyl-1,3-hexylene Glycol;2-Ethyl-3-propyl-1,3-propanediol;2-Ethylhexanediol;3-Hydroxymethyl-n-heptan-4-ol;6-12;Diol-Kyowa 8;Ethohexadiol;NSC 3881;Octylene Glycol;Repellent 612;Rutgers 612