Butoxypolypropylene glycol
Time: 2012-10-23 16:22:29

Butoxypolypropylene glycol
PPG Butyl ether
Polyoxypropylene butyl ether
Polypropylene glycol butyl ether
Butoxy polypropylene glycol
Non-ionic surfactants-Polyether
Structural Formula
Appearance: liquid.
Odor: faint characteristic odor.
Solubility: insoluble to soluble in water.
Stability: stable.
Risk: irritation, low irritation to skin, eye.
Animal toxicity[1]: rat oral LD50: 5840mg/Kg;
rat oral LD50: 8900mg/Kg;
rat oral LD50: 9100mg/Kg;
rat oral LD50: 25900mg/Kg;
rat oral LD50: 11.2mL/Kg;
rat oral LD50: 34mL/Kg.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Biodegradability: biodegradable.
Characteristics: excellent cleansing, dispersing, wetting, permeating, emulsifying, solubilizing, lubricating abilities. low foaming.
Notes: be careful with using in children cleaning products.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
test methods
Actives*, %, ≥
pH (25℃, 1%)
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Major Uses
Use as cleansing agent, emulsifying agent, dispersing agent widely. eg: personal care products, household cleaning, industrial cleaning, textile, leather, chemical fiber.
Use as wetting agent, permeating agent. eg: textile, leather, chemical fiber.
Conditioning agent in personal care products.
Leveling agent in textile, dye.
Use as solubilizing agent.
Use as repellent.
Use as solvent.
Product members
PPG-2 Butyl ether
PPG-3 Butyl ether (cas: 55934-93-5)
PPG-4 Butyl ether
PPG-5 Butyl ether
PPG-9 Butyl ether
PPG-12 Butyl ether
PPG-14 Butyl ether
PPG-16 Butyl ether
PPG-15 Butyl ether
PPG-17 Butyl ether
PPG-18 Butyl ether
PPG-20 Butyl ether
PPG-22 Butyl ether
PPG-24 Butyl ether
PPG-26 Butyl ether
PPG-30 Butyl ether
PPG-33 Butyl ether
PPG-40 Butyl ether
PPG-52 Butyl ether
PPG-53 Butyl ether
[1]:http://toxnet.nlm.nih.gov/: 9003-13-8
Update: 20130929(1);