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Sep 27, 2018

Soluble in methanol, lactone, carbon tetrachloride, glacial acetic acid, mineral oil, etc. Insoluble in water. Hydrolysis can occur under the action of an acid or a base. It is made by citric acid and n-butanol, neutralized, washed with water and de-alcoholized. It is mainly used as a plasticizer for cellulose resins and vinyl resins. It is an ester compound, a colorless transparent high-boiling liquid, slightly soluble in water, and miscible with most organic solvents. Industrially, it is formed by reacting citric acid with n-butanol. It can be directly used as a plasticizer, or it can be further processed into a plasticizer acetyl tributyl citrate with excellent performance. This product is low in toxicity and can be regarded as a non-toxic plasticizer. It is commonly known as an environmentally friendly plasticizer and can replace phthalate plasticizers with limited application range.

This product is innocuous plasticizer, mainly used as plasticizer of PVC, cellulose resin and synthetic rubber, used in innocuous PVC grain, Produce food packaging material, medical products, prepare flavor, essence, soft toys for children and produce cosmetics etc. Compatible with polyvinyl butyra, partly compatible with cellulose acetate, cellulose acetate butyrate. The cold resistance and light resistance are similar to those of trinbutyl citrate. Water resistance is better. 

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