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Dimethyl carbonate (DMC) is a colorless liquid, nontoxic and with characteristic odor. It is an excellent solvent, also acts as substitution of phosgene, dimethyl sulfate, chloromethane etc. , in carbonylation or methylation reaction. It is widely used in the manufacture of polyurethane, polycarbonates, pharmachemicals, agrochemicals, fragrance, synthetic lubricant, etc. Because of its low toxicity, its application as solvent has been broadening, as in the manufacture of paints, medical products and aerosol propellent. DMC has a very good prospective from environmental protection and sustainable development standpoints.