Ethylene glycol is a product of ethylene oxide hydration. It is used for production of synthetic fibers, solvents, antifreezes and hydraulic liquids.
Supply form: Flammable liquid.
Packaging: Product is shipped in railway tank-cars as well as in aluminum and steel non-galvanized drums.
Transportation: Product in drums is transported by all means of covered transport. The product is also transported in bulk in rail-way tank-cars with liners of aluminium or non-corrosive steel.
Storage: Storage in sealed containers made of aluminium, non-corrosive or aluminized steel. Drummed product should be stored in sheltered non-heated warehouses. Drums should be stacked vertically maximum three tiers high.