It is used in variety of paint and coating formulations such as epoxies, urethanes, acrylics and vinyls for
applications in wood furniture and fixtures, agricultural, construction and mining equipment, auto
refinishing, marine, etc.
It is used as a major component to manufacture inks for flexographic and rotogravure printing.
Solvent & Diluent
It is a common solvent and diluent, used to clean circuit boards and used as a solvent in products such as nail varnish removers, adhesives, pharmaceuticals such as cotrimoxazole tabs & sulphamethoxazole, as a carrier solvent for herbicides, etc.
It is used as a quick evaporating solvent in perfumes, solvent to decaffeinate coffee and tea, flavor food,