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ArroChem’s Glycol Ether DPM Acetate, also known as Dipropylene Glycol Methyl Ether Acetate, is a high-performance organic solvent. It is derived from the reaction of Dipropylene Glycol Monomethyl Ether (Glycol Ether DPM) with Acetic Acid. Glycol Ether DPM Acetate is a clear, colorless liquid with a mild, fruity odor. Due to its excellent solvency with a wide range of resin types, it is widely used in various industrial applications, including paints, coatings, inks, adhesives, and chemical processing.

General Characteristics:


Solubility in Water, 25°C:

Specific Gravity:             

Ionic Nature:  

Clear and free of suspended matter

Partially soluble

~0.957 g/cm³ at 20°C (68°F)



Glycol Ether DPM Acetate finds diverse applications across different industries, including but not limited to the following:

  • Paints and Coatings: Used as a coalescent in water-based paints and coatings to improve film formation and stability.
  • Inks: Employed as a solvent in printing inks, providing excellent solvency for pigments and resins.
  • Adhesives: Found in adhesive formulations to improve flow and bonding properties.
  • Chemical Processing: Acts as a reaction medium and solvent in various chemical processes.
  • Industrial Cleaning Agents: Used in cleaning products for its solvency power.



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