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PLASTICS | ISO-BUTANOL
Iso butanol is a primary alcohol and an organic compound with a molecular formula of (CH3)2CHCH2OH. It is a colourless, flammable liquid used predominantly in agrictural chemical formulations. It only has limited miscibility in water, however is easily soluble in regular solvents such as ethers and alcohol. Iso butanol is highly flammable with a flash point between 26 – 29º C.
The majority of iso butanol production is used as a solvent in the coatings industry. It is very suitable for acid-curable lacquers and baking finishes. It can also be used as a derivate in the manufacturing of plastics and rubber mixtures. Other major applications include paint solvent, varnish remover, floor polishes, cleaning agents, stain removal, solubiliser in the textile industry, additive in gasoline, additive in de-icing fluids, dehydrating agent, mobile phase in thin layer chromatography, feedstock productions of ethers/acrylates and anti-corrosion inhibitors in engine oils. The main end user markets are the coatings, plastics, rubber, cleaning and textiles.
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