Product Profile

Propylene Carbonate

  • Agilis Product ID AGILIS167
  • Generic Name Propylene Carbonate
  • Product Name Propylene Carbonate
  • Chemical Name 1,2-propanediol cyclic carbonate
  • Chemical Formula CH3C2H3O2CO
  • CAS# 108-32-7
  • EC Number 203-572-1
  • low-VOC cleaning solvent
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  • Critical Specifications
  • Application Guide

Product Description

Propylene carbonate is a carbonate ester derived from propylene glycol. Propylene carbonate is useful as a polar, aprotic solvent. It is chiral but used as a racemic mixture

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Product Information

Product Data Sheet

Major Applications

An excellent solvent for applications such as surface cleaners, degreasers, dyes, fibers, plastics, batteries, aromatic hydrocarbons, and natural gas. A gellant for clays and a binder for foundry sand molds. Can also be used as a plasticiser.


Application Guide


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