|Country of manufacture||United Kingdom|
Ethylene glycol (IUPAC name: ethane-1,2-diol) is an organic compound with the formula (CH2OH)2. It is mainly used for two purposes, as a raw material in the manufacture of polyester fibers and for antifreezeformulations. It is an odorless, colorless, sweet-tasting syrup. Ethylene glycol is moderately toxic.