Ethoxy Diglycol, NF/EP (High Purity)
Diethylene glycol monoethyl ether; 2-(2-Ethoxyethoxy)ethanol; Ethyldiglycol
Highly purified pharmaceutical grade Diethylene glycol monoethyl ether that meets or exceeds the requirements of NF/EP monographs including Assay Value, Residual Solvents, and Total Impurities Content.
Historically used as a penetration enhancer for topical formulations. Safety of use and documented low irritation by numerous toxicological studies demonstrate precedence of worldwide use in approved topical medications.
Ethoxy diglycol is commonly used as an API wetting agent for topical preparations where it acts as an effective solvent and solubilizer. Its solubility in ethanol, propylene glycol, vegetable oils, water, and butylene glycol makes it a valuable solvent or co-solvent which can be used in hydrophilic or lipophilic phases.
Caution: Should not be applied directly onto skin.
This product should be added to a formulation at an appropriate use level.
Hygroscopic, Light Sensitive.