Ethylene glycol

1,2-Ethanediol, ethylene alcohol, 1,2-dihydroxyethane, ethylene dihydrate, glycol, glycol alcohol, Dowtherm SR 1, Lutrol-9, Macrogol 400 BPC, Norkool, Tescol, and Ucar 17, 1,2-ethandiol

How to detect Ethylene glycol

Formula: C2H6O2 | CAS: 107-21-1

Synonyms: 1,2-Ethanediol, ethylene alcohol, 1,2-dihydroxyethane, ethylene dihydrate, glycol, glycol alcohol, Dowtherm SR 1, Lutrol-9, Macrogol 400 BPC, Norkool, Tescol, and Ucar 17, 1,2-ethandiol

Ethylene glyol is used widely as an antifreeze for planes and motor cars. It is used in polyester manufacture and preparations of dyes and inks.

Specification

SpecificationValue/Information
FormulaC2H6O2
CAS no.107-21-1
Gas Response Factor, 11.7 eV4.1
Gas Response Factor, 10.6 eV9
Gas Response Factor, 10.0 eV9
ppm per mg/m⁻³, (20 °C, 1 bar)0.388
Molecular Weight, g/mole62.0
Melting point, °C-13
Boiling point, °C197
SpecificationValue/Information
Flash point, °C> 110
Upper Explosive Limit, %100
Lower Explosive Limit, %3.2
Density, g.cm⁻³1.113
Ionisation Energy, eV10.16
EH40 TWA, ppm20
EH40 TWA, mg.m⁻³52
EH40 STEL, ppm40
EH40 STEL, mg.m⁻³104

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