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1,3 Butylene Glycol 1,3-Butanediol

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Packaging Size200 kg
Purity %>99%
Physical StateLiquid
Packaging TypeDrum
ColorClear Water White
OdourOdourless
Country of OriginMade in India

1,3-Butylene glycol, also known as 1,3-butanediol or simply butylene glycol, is a chemical compound with the molecular formula C4H10O2. It is a colorless, odorless, and viscous liquid that is commonly used in various industrial applications, including as a solvent, humectant (to retain moisture), and in the production of plastics and cosmetics. It is considered safe for use in cosmetics and personal care products, where it helps to improve the texture and moisture-retaining properties of products like lotions, creams, and hair care items. 1,3-Butylene glycol has several uses across different industries: 1. **Cosmetics and Personal Care Products:** It is commonly used in cosmetics and personal care products, such as skincare creams, lotions, shampoos, and conditioners, as a humectant. It helps to retain moisture, keeping the skin and hair hydrated. 2. **Pharmaceuticals:** Butylene glycol can be found in some pharmaceutical formulations, often as a solvent or co-solvent for active ingredients in drug formulations. 3. **Food and Beverage:** In the food industry, it may be used as a food additive and preservative. It can help maintain the moisture content in certain food products. 4. **Industrial Applications:** It is used as a solvent in various industrial processes, such as in the production of plastics, resins, and as an intermediate in the synthesis of other chemicals. 5. **Antifreeze:** In some applications, 1,3-butylene glycol can be used as an antifreeze agent, although it's less common than other antifreeze solutions. 6. **Dermatology:** Dermatologists may use it in certain topical treatments and medications for its skin-conditioning properties.

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