Mono Propylene Glycol (MPG)

Airedale Chemical Mono Propylene Glycol (otherwise known as MPG and Propylene Glycol) holds the formula HOCH2CHOHCH3 and is primarily used as an effective aircraft De-icer and car antifreeze

Airedale Chemical Mono Propylene Glycol (MPG) is a derivative of propylene oxide and is a colourless viscous alcohol with a particularly sweet taste. MPG is a hygroscopic chemical that is miscible in water, alcohols and esters.

Airedale Chemical are a Mono Ethylene Glycol supplier and manufacturer based in the United Kingdom.  We can distribute your MPG chemical requirements throughout the UK, Ireland and the EU. We supply chemicals in 25L drums, 200L drums, 1000L IBCs up to bulk transfer and ensure the highest quality standards are maintained across our IS09001 accredited facilities.

If you would like to buy Mono Ethylene Glycol, contact one of our team by clicking enquire now or call us on 01535 637 876.  Our sales team will ensure you meet your product and market requirements for Mono Propylene Glycol.

Alternatively, if you would like further product detail including safety handling and storage information, request our Mono Propylene Glycol MSDS.


Grade: TECH

This product is available in the following sizes

  • 25L Drum
  • 200L Drum
  • Bulk Transfer



Primarily used as an effective aircraft de-icer and car antifreeze

In addition, as it lowers the water’s freezing point, it’s an effective aircraft de-icer and car antifreeze and coolants


Wetting agent for natural gums

Solvent in elixirs and pharmaceutical preparations

Emulsifier in cosmetic and pharmaceutical creams

Personal Care

Used in various personal hygiene and pharmaceutical products.

Used in production of skin care creams, moisturizers, cleansers, lotions, and sun care products.

Used in hair care product production shampoos, conditioners, wave sets, styling gels and colouring products.

Used in various bath and shower products.

Used in Perfumes and colognes.

Plastics & Polymers

Reinforced plastic laminates for marine construction

Sheet moulding compounds (SMC)

Plasticizer and softening agent for items such as cork seals.


Mono Propylene Glycol is an excellent solvent for the many dyes, resins and inks used in modern high-speed printing presses.

Food & Beverage

Mono Propylene Glycol is used in the food industry as a solvent for colourings and flavourings, and is also a classified humectant food additive (E1520).

Paints & Coatings

MPG is used in the production of paint to protect against low temperatures. As MPG stays viscous at low temperatures, the chemical works by lowering the freezing point of the paint.

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