Bioethanol is a clear colourless liquid made from a sugarcane fermentation process, produced locally in Australia. The flashpoint of bioethanol is 12.7°C and the boiling point is 78°C with a specific gravity of 0.79. Sydney Solvents Bioethanol is denatured with Bitrex which means that it is not food grade or suitable for human consumption. Bioethanol can be used to extract oils, disinfecting, sterilise medical equipment, as a window cleaner, and much more. Additionally, Bioethanol is perfect for indoor or outdoor bioethanol heaters.
Bioethanol mixes well with water, and you will find that ethyl alcohol is a common ingredient in cosmetics, cleaners, and fuels. When using bioethanol on the skin as rubbing alcohol, it is recommended to dilute it down to about 70%. You can also add a fragrance to mix with bioethanol to make better use of it as a disinfectant to use around the home.
Bioethanol is a very versatile product and can be used in a variety of applications. It is an effective solvent in the paints, lacquers and varnish industry. You will also find that it is found in a lot of cosmetics such as toners and makeup brush cleaners. It can be used as a window cleaner, spray and wipe disinfectant, and a steriliser.
When using bioethanol it is important to be cautious. It is advised to wear safety glasses and use chemical resistant gloves. If you need any advice please do not hesitate to contact us as we are happy to help.
Ethanol vs. Bioethanol
Both the chemicals are designed to process the same way for all applications. The only difference is how each product is made. The bioethanol is considered to be made through an eco-friendly process using contemporary materials, whereas the ethanol is made from fossil raw materials.