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Dibasic Ester

Cas Number

95481-62-2

Other Names

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The formula

C21H36O12

Introduction

In chemistry, a dibasic ester or DBE is an ester of a dicarboxylic acid. Depending on the application, the alcohol may be methanol or higher molecular weight monoalcohols.

Physical and Chemical Properties
Appearance Colorless liquid
Odor Sweet Odor threshold
Boiling Point 196-225 °C
Flash point 100°C
Specific Gravity 1.092 at 20°C
Vapor Pressure 0.2 mm Hg at 20°C
Purity 99%
Applications

Dibasic esters are used in paints, paint strippers, coatings, plasticisers, resins, binders, solvents, polyols, soil stabilization, chemical grouting, oilfield drilling fluids, crop protection products, and adhesives.