Colorless oily liquid. It is miscible with water. Soluble in methanol, ethanol, acetone, slightly soluble in ether.


More About 1,4-BUTANEDIOL:

CAS NO:110-63-4

Molecular formula:C4H10O2

Appearance:colorless liquid

Purity: ≥99%

Boiling point:230 °C(lit.)

Density:1.017 g/mL at 25 °C(lit.)




Appearancecolorless liquid
Melting point20 °C
Refractive Indexn20/D 1.445(lit.)
Flesh point135 °C



Used as solvent and moisturizer, also used in plasticizers, pharmaceuticals, polyester resins, polyurethane resins, etc. 1,4-butanediol has good hygroscopicity and flexibility, and can be used as gelatin softener. And water absorbing agents, cellophane and other unused paper treatments. A reagent for chemical analysis and used as a stationary liquid for gas chromatography. Used as a solvent, non-toxic antifreeze, food emulsifier, moisture absorbent, for organic synthesis. Pharmaceutical, food industry. Wetting agent. An intermediate for plasticizers. A cross-linking agent for the manufacture of polyurethane elastomers. Organic Synthesis. Manufacture of tetrahydrofuran.


Package Of 1,4-BUTANEDIOL:


Storage:Stored in a closed, low temperature, heated to decompose into ammonia and acetic acid