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Ethyl alcohol

Ethyl alcohol, also known as ethanol, and more simply as alcohol. Ethyl alcohol can be used across all industries ranging from Food and Beverage and Spirits to Industrial uses like fuel.

What is ethyl alcohol?

This high purity alcohol can be made from different raw materials and can be found in different industries. Ethyl alcohol can be used within the food and beverage industry, the cosmetics industry, pharmaceutical and medical industries. Industrial ethanol, used for commercial use in the non-food industries is usually denatured, which means it is made unfit for human consumption without chemically changing or decomposing it.

How is ethyl alcohol made and what is it used for?

Ethyl alcohol is produced by the process of fermentation and distillation.

This type of alcohol has many different types of use. It can be used in the medical sector as an antiseptic. Most commonly in medical wipes and antibacterial hand sanitizer gels. Ethyl alcohol kills microorganisms and is effective against most bacteria, fungi and viruses.Furthermore it can be used as a medicinal solvent and an antidote for some types of poisoning.

Ethyl alcohol can also be used as an engine fuel and fuel additive. In Europe ethyl alcohol is added to gasoline fuel to create E10 fuel. Ethyl alcohol is also considered a universal solvent and can be found in paints, markers, tinctures, and personal care products and cosmetics. It can also be found in mouthwash, perfumes an deodorants.

Choose Sasma as your ethyl alcohol supplier

To meet the pharmaceutical and medical industry quality requirements our ethyl alcohol complies with British Pharmacopeia (BP) and European Pharmacopeia (EP) standards. We are an ISO certified company and offer GMO free and Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) certifications.

Are you searching for a supplier of ethyl alcohol? Choose Sasma as your preferred supplier! We are one of the world’s largest independently owned suppliers of bulk premium alcohol.

At Sasma we work according the regulations of the ISO 9001 Quality management system. We are an ISO 22000:2018 certified company. Our in-house laboratory and quality department ensures the quality of its products and meets all requirements and certifications. We are able to supply the highest quality products and do so consistently.

If you still have questions about ethyl alcohol or are looking to buy a type of alcohol after reading this information. You can easily make an inquiry or send us an email at [email protected] or give us a call at  +31 79 204 0814. We are gladly here to help!

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