CAS Number: 149-57-5 HS Number: 291590
Partly renewable 2-EHA with broad application range
The product has a colorless liquid appearance with one carboxylic group based on a C8 carbon chain. 2-EHA Pro, or octanoic acid has a broad application range and is widely used in esters for PVB film plasticizers and in synthetic lubricants. 2-EHA Pro also has excellent properties for the production of metal soaps for paint driers, automotive coolants, as well as for PVC stabilizers. Other application areas include wood preservatives, pharmaceuticals, and it serves as a catalyst for polyurethane.
Being the world’s first partly renewable 2-Ethylhexanoic acid, 2-EHA Pro is a pioneer in the market. All Perstorp’ Pro-Environment products are ISCC PLUS certified, meaning that our sustainable raw materials are certified in all parts of the value chain back to the point of origin. All Pro Environment customers are also given information about the GHG-value of the product and their contributions to reduced CO2- emissions.