Epichlorohydrin (CAS 106-89-8) is colorless oily liquid.Stimulating,such as the smell of the ether and chloroform; Flammable; volatile, toxicity and narcotics.With ethanol, propanol, ethyl ether, chloroform, acetone, trichloroethylene and carbon tetrachloride, many organic solvents miscibility,soluble in benzene, slightly soluble in water.
Appearance Colorless to pale yellow liquid
Color (APHA) ≤15
Density (20℃) 1.180~1.183g/cm3
Epichlorohydrin is important organic chemical raw material, mainly used to produce epoxy resin and glycerin, nitroglycerine, glass reinforced plastic and electric insulating materials. Also used as solvent of cellulose ester, resin and cellulose ether and raw materials of producing plasticizer, stabilizer, surface active agent and epichlorohydrin rubber.