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1,6- Hexanediol

CAS # 629-11-8

DESCRIPTION

1, 6-Hexanediol (HOCH2(CH2)4CH2OH) is a colorless crystalline solid that melts at 42 °C and boils at 250 °C. It is soluble in water and is hygroscopic.

PROPERTIES

Water0.02 %
Color Number5 APHA
Acid Number0.01 mg OH/g
Cyclohexanediols1.6 %
1,6-Hexanediol98.0 %
Hexanediols as C6-Diols99.5 %

APPLICATION

·   Chemical Industry

·   Chemical synthesis

·   Coating

·   Dyestuffs, pigments and optical brighteners

·   Flavor and fragrances

·   Glues and adhesives

·   Hardener and crosslinking agents for polymers

·   Heat-resistant polymers

·   Manufacturing of coating

·   Manufacturing of dyestuffs

·   Manufacturing of fibers

·   Manufacturing of fragrances

·   Manufacturing of glues and adhesives

·   Manufacturing of pharmaceutical agents

·   Manufacturing of plastics

·   Manufacturing of reprographic chemicals

·   Manufacturing of textile dyestuffs

·   Manufacturing of textiles dyestuffs

·   Pharmaceutical industry / Biotechnology

·   Photography

·   Plastic- and Rubber polymers

·   Polyester

·   Polymer auxiliaries

·   Specialties

·   Synthetic lubricants

·   Textile Industries

PACKAGING OPTIONS

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