- General adhesives and binding agents for a variety of uses
- As a solvent for cellulose ethers & esters
- As a liquid propellant
- Used in the manufacturing of phenolic resins & dark-colored thermosetting resins
- Used to tan hides
- Inhalation causes headache, nausea, and irritation of nose and throat.
- Vapor irritates eyes
- Liquid causes inflammation and corneal opacity.
- Contact of skin with liquid causes dryness and irritation.