N-Octyl-Pyrrolidone Wetting Agent & Surface Active Solvent

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P.A.T N-Octyl-Pyrrolidone Wetting Agent & Surface Active Solvent is a specialty surfactant which is a linear, N-alkyl-2-pyrrolidone. It combines the hydrophillic, dipolar pyrrolidone ring with a hydrophobic alkyl group and exhibits a unique combination of solvency and surface activity. NOP is multifunctional and provides a variety of performance benefits in a range of applications

Chemical Name: N-Octyl Pyrrolidone

CAS Number: 2687-94-7

Functions: Solvent, Surfactant, Wetting Agent

Chemical Family: Pyrrolidones

Synonyms: 1-Octyl-2-pyrrolidinone, N-Octyl-2-Pyrrolidone

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Identification & Functionality

Chemical Family
Chemical Name
Base Chemicals Functions
CASE Ingredients Functions
Cleaning Ingredients Functions

Applications & Uses

Applicable Processes
Adhesive & Sealant Type
I&I Cleaning Applications


Physical Form
Colorless liquid
Physical Properties
ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
Freeze Point-25°C-
Flash Point129°CCleveland Closed Cup
Boiling Point (at 760 mmHg)303°C-
Viscosity (at 20°C)9mPa.s-
Specific Gravity0.92--
ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
Butyrolactone Contentmax. 0.2%-
Water Contentmax. 0.5%-
Puritymin. 99.0%-
Colormax. 50APHA-

Packaging & Availability

Regional Availability
  • Global
Packaging Information

PAT NOP is packaged in 396.82 lb (180 kg) steel drums, 2,425 lb (1,100 kg) IBCs, and bulk tankers.