Butyl Glycol – 1L

$16.00 inc. GST

Butyl Glycol is a useful solvent for many uses from household cleaners to disinfectants to auto cleaners and degreasers.  Also known as butyl cellosolve or butyl glycol ether (BGE), common uses include:

Hard surface cleaners: Useful for dissolving oily and greasy deposit from floors

Stain removers: Can be used in pre-spotters to remove stains

Laundry liquids; Stain remover, oil solubilizer

Degreaser: Used in conjunction with heavy duty detergents

Solvent: For paints, lacquers, agricultural products and inks

Cleaning agent: For metals and alloys

Spray cleaners: Used with mild alkaline for “Spray and Wipe” type spray cleaners.

Whiteboard cleaner: Dissolves whiteboard inks and cleans surfaces.

Defoamer: Small amounts sprayed on foam quickly breaks it down.

Antimicrobial agent: Kills microbes in water borne systems

Safety Information

Caution – flammable. Keep out of the reach of children. Avoid direct eye and skin contact. Avoid inhalation of fumes or vapours.

2 in stock (backorders allowed)

Additional Information

Weight 1.5 kg

Butyl Cellosolve, Butyl Glycol Ether, ethylene glycol mono butyl ether, 2-butoxyethanol


By chemical reaction of butanol and ethylene oxide in presence of a catalyst


Canada, China, Mexico, Middle East Africa, USA, Western Europe


99.5% purity minimum