2-Ethylhexyl Glycidyl Ether (EHGE)
Synonyms: 2-EHGE; glycidyl octyl ether; (2-ethylhexyloxy)-2,3-Epoxypropane
CAS No.:2461-15-6 ; EC No.: 219-553-6
Molecular Weight: 186.29
Molecular Formula: C11H22O2
Boiling Point:257 ºC at 760 mmHg
Flash Point: 92 ºC
Solubility: <0.1g/100ml in water at 19 ºC
2-Ethylhexyl glycidyl ether can be obtained by reaction between 2-ethylhexanol and epichlorohydrin
With excellent nature of moisture-keeping and low volatility, 2-Ethylhexyl glycidyl ether is used as diluent for expoxy resin, to reduce system viscocity and improve flexibility. Suitable for casting, dipping, sealing, and wet-impreganation laminating process.
|Color (APHA)||40 max.||80 max.|
|Viscosity (25 ºC), mPaS||3~8 max.||3~8 max.|
|Epoxy Equivalent Value, Eq/100g||-||0.40~0.45 min.|
|Hydrolyzable Chloride, Eq/100g||-||0.02 max.|
|Inorganic Chloride, Eq/100g||-||0.005 max.|
|Moisture||0.1% max.||0.2% max.|
20kg/can, 180kg/drum, on pallet.
Risks and Safety Information
2-Ethylhexy glycidyl ether is not regulated by UN as hazardous goods.
R36/37/38, Irritating to eyes, repiratory system and skin.