Testing Status of Methylal M980016
- Dimethoxymethane (9CI)
- Formaldehyde dimethylacetal
- Methylene dimethyl ether
- Methyl formal
Intermediate, solvent, fuel, fuel additive, polymer modifier. Intermediate in formaldehyde synthesis; reagent/polymer modifier to promote crosslinking, end-capping & storage stability; reagent in organic reactions. Solvent in azeotropic distillation, supercritical extractions, waste gas scrubbing, in industrial and consumer product aerosol formulations and in electronics industry.