Oxygenated Solvents

Oxygenated Solvents offer exceptional benefits across a broad range of applications.


UCAR™ N-BUTYL Propionate

UCAR™ N-BUTYL PROPIONATE is a moderately fast evaporating solvent; its linear structure contributes to effective viscosity reduction and improves solvent diffusion from coating films.

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Used In:

  • Automotive refinish
  • OEM coatings
  • Appliance coatings
  • Cleaning fluids
  • Polymerization solvent

Advantages:

  • Non-HAP ( Hazardous Air Polllutant) Solvent
  • Stronger solvency fand high solids coatings
  • Proper volatility fand high solids coatings and printing inks applications
  • Linear structure giving faster diffusion

Typical Properties

Molecular Weight:  130.19

Evaporation Rate:  0.45 (nBuAc1)

Vapor Pressure:  3.44 mmHg (20°C)

Density:  7.3 Lb/Gal (20°C)

Specific Gravity:  0.8755 g/cm³ (20°C)

Specific Gravity:  0.8755 g/cm³ (20°C)

Viscosity:  0.8 (20°C Cp)

Viscosity:  0.8 (20°C Cp)

Surface Tension:  25.3 (Dynes/Cm At 20°C, Dynes/Cm At 25°C)

Surface Tension:  25.3 (Dynes/Cm At 20°C, Dynes/Cm At 25°C)

Boiling Point:  144.7 °C (760mm Hg)

Boiling Point:  144.7 °C (760mm Hg)

Flash Point:  100 °F (Closed Cup Flash Point)

Flash Point:  100 °F (Closed Cup Flash Point)

Availability:

  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • Latin America
  • North America