Entries by Melody Weckel

Glycol DPM In Pesticides

Glycol DPM or Dipropylene Glycol Methyl Ether is a solvent that is utilized in several household pesticides. Glycol DPM is a strong cleaning agent with a high boiling point. These qualities help to make Glycol DPM an effective ingredient in pesticides. Glycol DPM is hydrophilic in nature, which means that it is very soluble with […]

The Difference Between Hexane and Heptane

Hexane vs. Heptane Hexane and Heptane are similar hydrocarbon mixtures that have several important differences. Key Differences Heptane is less toxic and less volatile than Hexane The low toxicity of Heptane makes it a safer chemical alternative than Hexane for gasoline and other applications. Hexane’s lower viscosity than Heptane enables it to be utilized for […]

Glycol TPM and The Pen

Tripropylene Glycol Methyl Ether or Glycol TPM, is a solvent that is often utilized in the production of various types of inks including stamp pads, ballpoint pens, and felt-tip pens. Why Glycol TPM? Glycol TPM is not the only substance that makes a difference in the ink making process. Glycol DPM also plays a significant […]

Glycol DPM In Perfume

Glycol DPM or Dipropylene Glycol Methyl Ether is often utilized as a solvent and an industrial cleaner. Glycol DPM has an unknown, but popular application as the key ingredient in perfumes and other fragrances. Glycol DPM’s Role Dipropylene Glycol Methyl Ether is used in perfume as a solvent and binding agent that carries the essential […]

MEK And Heptane In Anesthetics

MEK and Heptane in Healthcare Methyl Ethyl Ketone and Heptane are both solvents that are used most often in industrial manufacturing and cleaning respectively. Shared Applications MEK and Heptane have several shared applications. They are both found in adhesives, glues, paint coatings, and paint additives. Medical Applications Methyl Ethyl Ketone and Heptane also share another […]