Oxygenated Solvents

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


UCAR™ N-PENTYL Propionate

UCAR™ N-PENTYL PROPIONATE is a slow evaporating solvent with a linear structure which contributes to effective viscosity reduction.

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Used In:

  • Automotive refinish
  • OEM & appliance coatings
  • Cleaning fluids
  • Printing inks
  • Fragrance solvent

Advantages:

  • Strong solvency in and proper volatility fand high solids coatings and printing inks
  • Linear structure allows faster diffusion through coating and ink films
  • High electrical resistivity for electrostatically sprayed coatings
  • High boiling point and good chain transfer activity

Typical Properties

Molecular Weight:  144.22

Evaporation Rate:  0.2 (nBuAc1)

Vapor Pressure:  1.5 mmHg (20°C)

Density:  7.28 Lb/Gal (20°C)

Specific Gravity:  0.874 g/cm³ (20°C)

Specific Gravity:  0.874 g/cm³ (20°C)

Viscosity:  1 (20°C Cp)

Viscosity:  1 (20°C Cp)

Surface Tension:  26.4 (Dynes/Cm At 20°C, Dynes/Cm At 25°C)

Surface Tension:  26.4 (Dynes/Cm At 20°C, Dynes/Cm At 25°C)

Boiling Point:  165 °C (760mm Hg)

Boiling Point:  165 °C (760mm Hg)

Flash Point:  135 °F (Closed Cup Flash Point)

Flash Point:  135 °F (Closed Cup Flash Point)

Availability:

  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • Latin America
  • North America