White, crystalline powder. Can be readily esterified by the common organic acids. Unaffected when
boiled with dilute caustic alkali. Soluble in water; slightly soluble in alcohol;
insoluble in benzene, carbontetrachloride, ether
and petroleum ether.
276 C(30mm); M.P. 262 C; refractive index (20 C)
1.54 59 1.56. Sp.gr. (25/4 C). Technical grade is approximately 88% Monopentaerythritol and 12% Dipentaerythritol
Alkyd resins, Printing inks, Rosin and tall oil esters,
Varnishes, Synthetic drying oils, Molding Pharmaceuticals, Explosives, Plasticizer,
Stabilizers, Core oils, Paint swelling agents, etc.
25Kgs net paper bag with one ply polyethylene heavy duty
liner or flexible super bags.
Pentaerythritol is apparently
non-toxic and non-irritating to the skin. No ICC shipping label required.