3-Methoxybutanol is used as a solvent or cosolvent in coatings, inks and adhesives. For instance, it is used in nitrocellulose brush lacquers to improve brushability and flow, and in alkyd paints to improve brushability. 3-Methoxybutanol is used in conjunction with Butoxyl to achieve special...
Colorless volatile liquid with a sharp, pungent odor. Water solubility, grams/liter Density, grams per milliliter Pounds per gallon Boiling point Flash point (closed cup) Freezing point complete 0.783@ 18 °C 6.56 20°C @1013hPa --39°C --123°C