Dibutyl phthalate is a man-made chemical that is added to plastics and other chemicals. In plastics it helps keep them soft (a plasticizer). It is also used in elastomers, lacquers, explosives, printing inks, resin solvents, perfume oil solvents, paper coatings, adhesives, and nail polish. It is used as a solid rocket propellant.
|Ester Content||99.50 =< Value =< 100.00 wt%||99.53 wt %|
|Water in volatile solvents||0.000 =< Value =< 0.100 wt%||0.100 %|
|Acidity (as Phthalic Acid)||0.000 =< Value =< 0.010 wt%||0.003 wt %|
|Color||0 =< Value =< 20 APHA||14 APHA|
|Specific Gravity 20C||1.047 =< Value =< 1.049||1.047|
|Refractive Index 25C||1.49000 =< Value =< 1.49200 wt%||1.49090|