MDBE (DuPont DBE) is dibasic acid ester mixtures, also known as dibasic esters. Itâs a low toxicity, slightly aromatic, biodegradable environmental-friendly high boiling solvent, which has been widely used in wood coatings, coil steel coatings, container coatings, canned coatings, automotive coatings, enameled wire coatings, baking varnish, Inks,Industrial cleaning agent, paint remover, chemical/ Pharmaceutical intermediates etc.
Our MDBE series contain Dimethyl succinate, Dimethyl glutarate, Dimethyl adipate and their different proportions of mixtures.
2CH3OH+COOH (CH2)n COOHâCH3O2C(CH2)nCO2CH3+2H2O
n=2, product: Dimethyl succinate
n=3, product: Dimethyl glutarate
n=4, product: Dimethyl adipate