is an important non-volatile industrial solvent. It is also
useful in the dehydration of gases, manufacture of insecticides
and in the synthesis of some organic derivatives. Pure TEG
is useful in the production of plasticizers for cellophane,
glue, cork, powdered ceramics and some plastics. TEG is a
component in the formulation of some pigments, printing dyes,
inks and pastes. It is also used for air fumigation.