glycol ethers


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gly·col e·thers

chemicals such as ethylene glycol monomethyl ether and ethylene glycol monoethyl ether; they are teratogens that induce testicular atrophy in animals.
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Sadara's butyl glycol ether (BGE) plant is one of the largest of its kind in the world.
All the women had detectable levels in their urine of the metabolites phenoxyacetic acid (PhAA) and 2-butoxyacetic acid (BAA, a by-product of two restricted glycol ethers used in hair dyes and spray paints and cleaners).
N-butanol is used as a feedstock for manufacturing various chemicals including butyl acrylate, butyl acetate, glycol ethers, and plasticizers.
Glycol ethers based on butanol are highly suitable for the use as solvent in water-borne varnishes, given their miscibility with water.
n-Propanol is a widely used solvent and is also employed for manufacturing various chemicals such as n-propylamines, n-propyl esters, n-propyl acetate, and glycol ethers.
EC, is a basic chemical mainly used for the production of ethylene glycol, and also for the production of surfactants for washing and cleaning agents, and as a raw material for the production of ethanolamines, glycol ethers and polyurethanes.
The acquired Brandenburg, Kentucky-based business also supplies polyols, glycols and glycol ethers for coolants, solvents and food additives.
Utilizing Dow's cutting-edge product technologies and Saudi Aramco's world-class project management and execution capabilities, the manufacturing units will produce a wide range of performance products such as Polyurethanes (isocyanates, polyether polyols), Propylene Glycol, Elastomers, Linear Low Density Polyethylene, Low Density Polyethylene, Glycol Ethers and Amines.
Solvay says that PO is primarily used to produce propylene glycol, polyurethanes, and glycol ethers, adding that this plant is "the second world-scale HP plant dedicated to PO production, the first being the 230,000-ton HP plant (Antwerp, Belgium) commissioned at the end of 2008, which serves a Dow and BASF HPPO plant.
Utilising Dow's technologies and Saudi Aramco's project management and execution capabilities, the manufacturing units will produce a wide range of performance products such as polyurethanes (isocyanates, polyether polyols), propylene oxide, propylene glycol, elastomers, polyethylene, glycol ethers and amines.
Utilising Dow's cutting-edge product technologies and Saudi Aramco's world-class project management and execution capabilities, the manufacturing units will produce a wide range of performance products such as polyurethanes, propylene oxide, propylene glycol, elastomers, linear low density polyethylene, low density polyethylene, glycol ethers and amines.
The complex will be able to crack a wide range of feedstocks and produce polyurethans, propylene oxide, propylene glycol, elastomers, polyethylene, glycol ethers and amines, the company said.