CAS Number: 149-57-5
HS Number: 291590
2-Ethylhexanoic Acid (2-EHA) is one of the flagship products within Perstorp Group which has the largest production capacity in the world. It is a colorless liquid with one carboxylic group based on a C8 carbon chain.
2-EHA is widely used in esters for PVB film plasticizers and synthetic lubricants, in production of metal soaps for paint driers, in automotive coolants and PVC stabilizers. Other application areas include wood preservatives, catalyst for polyurethane and in pharmaceuticals.