1,3 Dioxolane Solvent Manufacturer

1,3 Dioxolane chemicals that is also know in synonyms of diethylene dioxide manufacturer by Chemofarbe Group.

1,3 Dioxolane cyclic acetal that is pentane in which the carbon atoms at positions 1 and 3 are replaced by oxygen atoms respectively.It is also used as a solvent and as a comonomer in polyacetals.

1,3 Dioxane is also related to tetrahydrofuran by interchange of one oxygen for a CH2 group.

Dioxolane appears as a clear colorless liquid. Slightly denser than water. Vapors heavier than air.

Synonyms Of 1,3 Dioxolane

1,3 Dioxacyclopentane; 1,3-Dioxolan; Dilhydr-1,3-Dioxole; Dioxacyclopentane;

Formal Glycol; Dioxolan;

Ethylene Glyol Formal

CSA Number: 646-06-0
Molecular Formula: C3H6O2
Molecular Weight: 74.08

Physical & Chemical Properties

Appearance Clear Colourless liquid
Refractive index 1.4005
Flash point 180°C
Explosive mixture with air
Upper Limit 20.5% (vol)
Lower Limit 2.1% (vol)
Boiling Point 75.6°C
Freezing Point/Melting Point 95°C
Viscosity@25c 1.2cps
Surface tension at 25°C 36 dynes/cm
Vapour Density(Air=1) 3.03


200/210 KG in MS drums of 900mm height and 18 kg weight with a nitrogen padding over the surface. 18 kg weight with a nitrogen padding over the surface. BHT is added as a stabilizer to prevent peroxide formation. We also supply material in ISO tanks. Special packing of 1 litre glass bottles is available upon request.


Assay by GLC 99.90%
Distillation Range 74°C-76°C
Peroxide Content 100PPM
Moisture Content
(By karl Fischer)
Acidity 100PM
Density@20°C 1.052-1.060

Applications Of 1,3 Dioxolane

  • In polymerization process as a chain length regulator and chain transfer agent
  • Textile Industry as a swelling or as a finishing agent
  • Paint, Varnish, Paint Stripper and Cleaning Product
  • A Stabilizer for halogenated solvents

Shipping Regulation

H.S Code: 29329900
UN No: UN 1165
Packing Group: Class II



Contact Details

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  • 91-22-2596 2453 / 2596 2457      /25950203
  • 502 Filix , LBS Marg ,
         Opposite Asian Paints ,      Bhandup(West),
         Mumbai, Maharashtra-400 078,India
  • sales@chemofarbe.com