Colorless oily liquid. It is miscible with water. Soluble in methanol, ethanol, acetone, slightly soluble in ether.
More About 1,4-BUTANEDIOL：
Boiling point:230 °C(lit.)
Density:1.017 g/mL at 25 °C(lit.)
|Melting point||20 °C|
|Refractive Index||n20/D 1.445(lit.)|
|Flesh point||135 °C|
Use Of 1,4-BUTANEDIOL:
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