It is used in Adhesives, Agricultural Chemicals, Cement Grinding Aids, Detergents, Specialty Cleaners, Personal Care Products, Gas Treating, Metalworking, Oil Well Chemicals, Rubber and Textile Finishing. It is used in making Acetate Rayon Dyes. It is also used as a catalyst that promote stability during the reaction process in the manufacture of flexible and rigid urethane foams. In the photographic chemical industry, it finds application in complex modern developing systems. It is used in the agricultural chemical field most notably in the manufacture of herbicides. In another application, it is used as a component in the formulation of cement grinding media. In still another important use, it is utilized “down hole” in oil wells to prevent corrosion of drilling equipment. It also functions as an intermediate for adhesive and rubber chemicals.