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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
Structural Formula: 2-Ethylhexyl Glycidyl Ether
Density: 0.91g/cm3
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.


  746P 746
Color (APHA) 40 max. 80 max.
Purity 99.0% min. -
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.

Standard Packaging

20kg/can, 180kg/drum, on pallet.

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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.

S26, S337/39

no hazard

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