It is a colorless, flammable liquid with an ether-like odor. It is completely water-soluble and has good coupling. It demonstrates good solvency for coating resins. The properties of Arcosolv PNP support its use in coatings, cleaning, ink, agricultural, textile and adhesive products. Arcosolv PNP and blends are substitutes for many ethylene glycol (E-series) ethers.