BHT Molten Grade

butyl-hydroxy toluene (BHT); 4-methyl-2,6-di-tert-butylphenol; 2,6-di-tert-butyl-paracresol

Specifications

BHT Molten Grade is intended for use as an antioxidant to prevent the oxidizing processes in oil articles, fuel, polymers (rubber, elastormers and plastics), paints, inks, and etc. as a stabilizer (inhibitor) to prevent the polymerization of unsaturated hydrocarbons.

 

CAS # 128-37-0

Empirical formula: C15H24O

REACH registered.

Agidol-1 molten must comply with the following quality parameters:

Parameter

Standard

Appearance

Molten mass of light yellow colour, without foreign inclusions.

Crystallization point, °C, not lower than

68.0

Molten mass specific density at 70 °C, g/cm3, min

0.9

Ash content, %, max

0.002

Water content, %, max

0.01

Main substance content, %, min

99.0

Colour, APHA, max

20

Packaging:

It is poured into special-purpose tank-container with heating equipped with bottom unloading device.

Transportation:

It is transported in bulk in special-purpose tank-container with heating equipped with bottom loading devices.

Storage:

It is stored in a closed dry warehouse at minimum distance of 1 meter from heating devices at a max temperature 40 °C, away from direct sunlight.

Guaranteed Shelf Life:

5 (five) years from the production date. After expiration of the guaranteed shelf life, the product can be used for its intended purpose upon checking for compliance with specification requirements.