Oxygenated Solvents

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


UCAR™ N-PROPYL Propionate

UCAR™ N-PROPYL PROPIONATE is a fast evaporating solvent with lower odor values than acetates.

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Used In:

  • Automotive refinish
  • OEM coatings
  • Appliance coatings
  • Printing inks
  • Polymerization solvent

Advantages:

  • Non-HAP (Hazardous Air Pollutant) Solvent
  • Stronger solvency than acetate esters in high solids coatings
  • Proper volatility fand high solids coatings and printing ink applications
  • Linear structure giving faster diffusion through coating and ink films

Typical Properties

Molecular Weight:  116.16

Evaporation Rate:  1.2 (nBuAc1)

Vapor Pressure:  10.7 mmHg (20°C)

Density:  7.34 Lb/Gal (20°C)

Specific Gravity:  0.881 g/cm³ (20°C)

Specific Gravity:  0.881 g/cm³ (20°C)

Viscosity:  0.7 (20°C Cp)

Viscosity:  0.7 (20°C Cp)

Surface Tension:  24.7 (Dynes/Cm At 20°C, Dynes/Cm At 25°C)

Surface Tension:  24.7 (Dynes/Cm At 20°C, Dynes/Cm At 25°C)

Boiling Point:  122.4 °C (760mm Hg)

Boiling Point:  122.4 °C (760mm Hg)

Flash Point:  75 °F (Closed Cup Flash Point)

Flash Point:  75 °F (Closed Cup Flash Point)

Availability:

  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • Latin America
  • North America