Citrates can be found in oily liquid form and they are practically colourless and odourless. They are used in paints, coatings and inks but also in food packaging products, cling wrap, toys and medical applications. It can also be used to increase gelation speed in PVC-plastisols.

CategoryNameAcronymCasECProduced by membersApplicationsClassification
CitrateTriethyl citrateTEC77-93-0201-070-7YesNot class.
CitrateTributyl citrateTBC77-94-1201-071-2YesBiobased plasticizer used in paints, coatings and inksNot class.
CitrateAcetyl tributyl citrateATBC77-90-7201-067-0YesFood packaging - Cling Wrap, Toys, Medical ApplicationsNot class.