Technical Dietanolamine Grade I is a product from the ethanolamine group, i.e. products of ethylene oxide addition to ammonia. The product is also known as 2',2'''-Nitrilodiethanol. The product is in solid form with a solidification point of approximately 27 °C and is freely soluble in water.
Technical Dietanolamine Grade I is mainly a semi-finished product for chemical synthesis, e.g. for the production of herbicides – mainly glyphosate. Due to its alkaline character, the product is used to neutralize acidic substances, including gases.