Monoethylene Glycol (MEG)

Monoethylene glycol (MEG) is mainly used as a raw material in the manufacture of polyester fibers and for antifreeze formulations.

CAS number

  • 107-21-1 

Typical Uses

  • Most commonly known for its use as antifreeze. When combined with water it acts as a coolant. 
  • Other uses include as an intermediate in hydraulic fluids, inks, paints and as raw material for polyesters and resins.


  • Fibre (Polyester) grade

Other names

MEG; Dihydroxyethane; 1,2 Ethanediol; Ethane-1,2-diol


  • Monethylene glycol is a colourless, odourless, slightly viscous liquid. 
  • It has a high boiling point and a flash point of 111° C.

Packaging Types

  • Cans, Drums, IBCs, Bulk

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