OBERHAUSEN, Germany – Chemical manufacturer Oxea is expanding its portfolio of higher alcohols with 3-methylbutanol (isoamyl alcohol), a versatile intermediate product for the chemical industry. It is an ingredient in the production of flavors and fragrances, cosmetics, fuel, and lubricant additives and is used as a special solvent in the pharmaceutical industry, as well as in the coatings industry. Oxea will manufacture 3‑methylbutanol in Oberhausen, Germany. The product is already available in commercial quantities.
Oxea Expands Alcohol Portfolio to Include 3-Methylbutanol
September 29, 2013