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Assessment of 107-21-1, Ethylene glycol by ToxServices, 2013-11-15


Assessment by ToxServices LLC Assessment Date: 11-15-13
Expiration Date: 11-15-16
Assessor: ToxServices LLC
Assessor Type*: GreenScreen Profiler
Assessment Type*: Certified with Verification
Template version: V1.2(2e)
Tracking number: GSI-12

Ethylene glycol compound

CAS#: 107-21-1
Chemical Name: Ethylene glycol

Chemical Synonyms: 1,2-Ethanediol; Glycol; 1,2-Dihydroxyethane; 2-Hydroxyethanol; EINECS 203-473-3; Ethylene alcohol; Ethylene dehydrate; Glycol alcohol; Glycol, ethylene-; Monoethylene glycol

Primary Applications: Hydraulic Fracturing, Monomers
Ethylene glycol is a chemical that functions as a monomer in the production of polyethylene terephthalate (PET) plastic, is used as an antifreeze and deicing/anti-icing solution, is used as an ingredient in resins, inks, paints, waxes, heat transfer fluids, hydraulic fluids, and surfactants, and is a component of electrical boards and electrical condensers.