Isobutanol is an organic solvent featuring miscibility in nearly all organic solvents and relatively good water solubility. It finds its primary applications in the production of plasticizers, paints and coatings, and acetates. Other applications include glycol ethers and lubricant additives.
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Industrial Chemistry: Lubricant additives.
Home & Personal Care: A raw material for surfactants, detergents, cosmetics, scents and fragrances.
Agrochemistry: A key chemical for crop protection products (fungicides, herbicides and insecticides, among others).
Apparel & Footwear: A raw material for the plasticizing esters used in the production of faux vinyl leather and laminates.
Paints & Coatings: Used to produce solvents, acrylates, acetates, ethers, paints and coatings.