Methyl Isobutyl Carbinol (MIBC)
Chemical synonyms: 4-Methyl-2-Pentanol; MIBC; Isobutyl Methyl Carbinol
Eastman MIBC (Methyl Isobutyl Carbinol - 4-methyl-2-pentanol) is a colorless chemical compound primarily used in lube oil applications (as a chemical intermediate in manufacture of zinc dialkyldithiophosphate) and mining operations (as a flotation frother). It is also so used in smaller volumes as a coating solvent (in nitrocellulose and hot spray lacquers).
- Diesel imed
- Gasoline intermediates
- Industrial fuel imeds
- Coupling Solvent for waterborne coatings
- Latent solvent for coatings and inks
- Non HAP Solvent
- Slightly soluble in water and miscible in most organic solvents
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