Glycol Ether HB is a mixture of di- tri-, tetraethylene glycol monobutyl ethers. Glycol Ether HB is a light tan liquid with a mild odor. It is completely soluble in water and has low volatility.
Ethylene glycol ethers and acetates are used in paint and coatings, hard-surface cleaners, polishes, solvents, chemical intermediates, surfactants, agricultural chemicals and corrosion inhibitors. They are also used in the electronics market.
Glycol Ether HB may be used as an additive in many applications, including the production of asphalts, inks, cleaning compounds, concretes, well drilling fluids, anti-freeze, brake fluids and hydraulic fluids.