2-Amino-2-ethyl-1,3-propanediol is a primary amino alcohol that is multifunctional, which allows for improved properties in many applications. It is marketed in various grades with approximately 3-15 weight % water and different purities. 2-amino-2-ethyl-1,3-propanediol solution product dominates the current market. It is a viscous, pale-yellow to light brown liquid with a slight amine odor.
In response to efforts to reduce volatile organic compounds (VOC),2-Amino-2-ethyl-1,3-propanediol which meets the VOC-free criteria established by several European regulations