VertecBio ELSOL LQ is a 100 percent bio-based alternative for butyl acetate, and serves as an excellent solvent for lacquer formulating and cleaning.

Product Bulletin

Best Uses

  • Bio-based replacement for butyl acetate.
  • Solvent for blend formulations.
  • Solvent for lacquer formulating and cleaning.
  • Solvating power of ethyl lactate without the odor.
  • Solvency for paint, coating and ink formulations.

Usage and Environmental Benefits

  • Increased solvating power vs. ethyl alcohol.
  • 20-30 percent more efficient in viscosity reduction than butyl acetate.
  • Dries completely and leaves no residue.
  • Excellent flow characteristics when in formulation.
  • Moderate vapor pressure and high loading capacity.
  • Easy and inexpensive to distill or recycle.
  • 100 percent biodegradable to carbon dioxide and water.
  • Carbon neutral.
  • No ozone depleting chemicals (ODCs).
  • No environmentally hazardous ingredients.
  • Safe, non-toxic, non-carcinogenic.
  • No hazardous air pollutants (HAPs).

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