Epichlorohydrin is a chlorinated epoxy compound.ECH is a versatile chemical intermediate.ECH is produced by alkaline dehydrochlorination of the dichloropropanol isomers. Epichlorohydrin (ECH) is a primary raw material and can react with different classes of compounds to synthesize a number of products required by industries.
Chloromethyloxirane; 3-Chloropropylene Oxide; 1-Chloro-2,3-epoxypropane
Solubility in Water
13 mmHg (20°C)
91.16 cp (29 C)
Chloroform like odour
UN2023, UN Class : 6.1
ECH is a highly reactive compound and is used in the production of glycerol, plastics, epoxy glues and resins, and elastomers.
Epichlorohydrin is a versatile precursor in the synthesis of many organic compounds. ECH is used as a solvent for cellulose, resins and paints and it has found use as an insect fumigant.
Growth of epoxy resins for various end use applications and high demand of synthetic glycerine is the driving force for increased demand of Epichlorohydrin (ECH). Epichlorohydrin Market is forecast to reach $3.14 billion by 2025, at a CAGR of 5.1%.
Industrial / Technical
Elchemy International offers Indian make Epichlorohydrin (ECH).
Elchemy International offers Epichlorohydrin (ECH) in 200 Kg drums. However,Elchemy can also supply ECH in bulk so you may ask for the custom packaging requirements.
Epichlorohydrin should be stored in tightly closed, labelled containers in fire-proof, cool, dry rooms to maintain stability.