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PAINTS + COATINGS | BUTYLDIGLYCOL ACETATE
Butyl di glycol acetate (also known as BDGA, diethylene glycol monobutyl ether acetate, butyl diethoxol acetate, and butyl diglycol) is a clear, colourless liquid which has a faint, mild odour and the formula C10H20O4. It is slightly soluble in water and is miscible with organic solvents.
The main application for BDGA is as a solvent in formulations for paints, cleaning fluids, coatings and inks. In the coatings industry it is utilized as latex coalescent for water-based industrial coatings. In the paint industry, it is a high boiling solvent and leveling agent, and a coalescent in paints and lacquers. It is an effective solvent for cleaning fluids and is now marketed as a cleaning agent in the electronics industry. In the ink industry it is valued as a solvent for specialty printing inks and for ball point pen pastes. It is also a suitable solvent for dyes used in wood stains and furniture polishes.