Glycol Ethers

Glycol Ethers

When it comes to paints, thinners and other industrial chemicals, you have options. Glycol ethers are often preferred because of their extreme versatility in industry, with functionality ranging from traditional paints and cleaners to lacquers and textiles. SolvChem® Custom Packaging Division is one of the industry’s most respected chemical processing companies and can blend products to meet your unique specifications. See below to learn more about the practical industrial applications for these solvents and how SolvChem® Custom Packaging Division is the right team to help with your chemical blending needs.

A High-Quality Solvent and More

Glycol ethers are known for having multiple highly beneficial qualities. Glycol ether solvents are based on alkyl ethers of ethylene glycol or propylene glycol and have been used for industrial applications for decades. From household consumer items to major industrial purposes, glycol ethers continue to be very popular across countless industries.

Among the features widely considered to be ideal for industrial use:

  • Lower molecular weight
  • Higher boiling point
  • Notable versatility across applications

When it comes to glycol ethers blending and packaging, SolvChem® Custom Packaging Division knows how to harness the qualities of the chemical, and blend ethylene glycol ethers or others to your stipulations. In many cases, glycol ethers can help you meet a range of industrial demands.

Applications for Industrial Use

In terms of usefulness, glycol ethers rank among the most beneficial solvents for countless industrial applications, including the use of ethylene glycol in paint. While applications run the gamut, a few of the more common industrial applications of glycol solvents are listed below:

  • Brake fluids
  • Coating
  • Compounders
  • Cosmetics
  • Dyes
  • Engraving
  • Gypsum
  • Lacquers
  • Morticians
  • Nitrocellulose
  • Organic synthesis
  • Paint
  • Resins
  • Soap and detergents
  • Textiles
  • Vegetable oils
  • Wood staining
  • Yarns and cloth

With SolvChem® Custom Packaging Division, you have a valuable business partner that understands the nuances of the product, as well as its usefulness and limitations in particular applications. From chemical warehousing to blending and guidance, our team works closely with yours to ensure that you are able to meet your individual business requirements.

Why SolvChem® Custom Packaging Division is Your Valued Business Partner

Our customers know they can rely on us because we offer more than just chemicals. Our business model is based on establishing business partnerships that are beneficial to all involved. Our team of highly trained chemical professionals understands this industry inside and out and can serve as a valuable partner in ensuring you have what you need, when you need it. From chemical blending to ethers chemical storage, our services run the gamut.

We work to meet your quantity and storage demands. Get your glycol products in the containers and quantities you need, from small and large bottles and cans to drums and totes. If you wish to store your products safely on our premises until you need them, inquire about our warehousing and shipping capabilities from our convenient Port of Houston vicinity.

Contact our team today to learn more about what we can do for you.

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