Is a by-product of ethylene glycol and diethylene glycol production. Grade A is used as feedstock in production of oligoester acrylates, polyesteracrylates, plasticizers and other products of organic synthesis. Grade B is used for dehumidification of gas and air in the production of antifreezes and oligoester acrylates.
Design specification: TU 2422-075-05766801-2006
Chemical name: 2-[2-(2-Hydroxyethoxy)ethoxy]ethanol
Empirical formula: С6Н14O4
|Grade A||Grade B|
|Triethyleneglycol, % wt., min.||98||90|
|Monoethylene glycol, Diethylene glycol and Tetraethylene glycol, % wt., max.:||2||10|
|- including ethylene glycol||0.1||0.8|
|Water, % wt., max.||0.1||0.3|
|Color, Hazen, max.:|
|- in normal condition||20||–|
|- after boiling with hydrochloric acid||180||–|
|Density at 20 °С, g/cm3, within||1.123–1.124||не ниже 1.121|
|Aldehydes in terms of acetaldehyde, % wt., max.||0.01||–|
|Acids in terms of acetic acid, % wt., max.||0.002||–|
|Peroxidates in terms of iodine, % wt., max.||0.005||–|
Supply form: Clear flammable liquid without mechanical impurities.
Packaging: Product is shipped in rail-way tank-cars and tank-cars, as well as in aluminum and steel drums.
Transportation: Triethylene glycol in drums is transported by all means of covered transport. Product in bulk is transported in rail-way tank-cars and tank-cars.
Storage: Triethylene glycol stored in sealed containers made of aluminum or non-corrosive steel. Product in drums should be stored in warehouses. Storage temperature should be in range of -50 °C to +50 °C.