Dibutyl Sebacate (DBS)

Chemical Name:
Di-n-Butyl Sebacate or Decanedioic Acid, Dibutyl Ester
  • Product Details & Information

    Dibutyl Sebacate (DBS) is a Castor Oil Derivative. It is used as an additive in lubricants and greases, to enhance flexibility in plastic production and to make synthetic rubber.

    As one of the oldest and largest chemical importers and distributors of Castor Oil in the U.S., Acme-Hardesty Co., carries a full line of Castor Oil Derivatives. We are capable of fulfilling orders of all sizes to meet the needs of large and small companies alike. Whether you need a pallet of Dibutyl Sebacate, an isotank of Ricinoleic Acid, or a full truckload of 12HSA, we are your experienced and reliable source. In fact, we offer more than 70 years of oleochemical industry experience; our knowledge and expertise is unmatched.

  • Uses & Applications

    Lubricants and Greases: Grease Additive

    Plastics: Plasticizer Used in a Variety of Plastics to Provide Flexibility and Improve Color and Clarity, Particularly in PVC

    Rubber: Plasticizer Used in the Production of Synthetic Rubber

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  • Shelf Life

    Two Years from Date of Manufacture when stored according to MSDS recommendations

  • INCI Name

    Dibutyl Sebacate

Sales Specifications of Dibutyl Sebacate

ParametersSpecificationsTest Methods
Appearance Clear Liquid
Odor Characteristic
Assay (% Ester) 99 minimum
Specific Gravity @ 25/25C 0.9310 – 0.9370
Acid Value, mg KOH/g 0.1 maximum
Water Content, % 0.1 maximum
Color APHA 40 maximum
Specs & MSDS of Dibutyl Sebacate