Cookies disclaimer

I agree Our site saves small pieces of text information (cookies) on your device in order to deliver better content and for statistical purposes. You can disable the usage of cookies by changing the settings of your browser. By browsing our website without changing the browser settings you grant us permission to store that information on your device.

108-11-2 - (±)-4-Methyl-2-pentanol, 99% - Isobutyl methyl carbinol - A13435 - Alfa Aesar

A13435 (±)-4-Methyl-2-pentanol, 99%

CAS Number
108-11-2
Synonyms
Isobutyl methyl carbinol

Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
500ml 16.48
2500ml 48.14
Add to Cart Add to Quote Request View Item

(±)-4-Methyl-2-pentanol, 99%

MDL
MFCD00004550
EINECS
203-551-7

Chemical Properties

Formula
C6H14O
Formula Weight
102.18
Melting point
-90°
Boiling Point
131-133°
Flash Point
41°(105°F)
Density
0.806
Refractive Index
1.4110
Solubility
Miscible with ethanol and diethyl ether. Slightly miscible with water.

Applications

(^+)-4-Methyl-2-pentanol is employed as a solvent in organic synthesis, dyes and stains, natural resins and waxes. It is an additive to surface coatings. It finds applications in the manufacture of lube oil additives, zinc dialkyldithiophosphate, brake fluids. It is the precursor to some plasticizers and frother in mineral flotation. It acts as a corrosion inhibitor and also utilized in the characterization of volatile fraction of mono varietal wines and tar sand mining processes.

Notes

Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Incompatible with oxidizing agents, acids and acid chlorides.

Literature References

Mizobuchi, M.; Nagayama, K. Reduced pressure gas phase bioreactor as a tool for stereoselective reduction catalyzed by alcohol dehydrogenase from Parvibaculum lavamentivorans. Biochem. Eng. J. 2015, 93, 11-16.

Bournival, G.; Souza, L. O.; Ata, S.; Wanless, E. J. Effect of alcohol frothing agents on the coalescence of bubbles coated with hydrophobized silica particles. Chem. Eng. Sci. 2015, 131, 1-11.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H226-H335

Flammable liquid and vapour. May cause respiratory irritation.

Precautionary Statements: P262

Do not get in eyes, on skin, or on clothing.

Other References

Beilstein
1098268
Hazard Class
3
Packing Group
III
Harmonized Tariff Code
2905.19
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
SA7350000

Recommended

  • A13172

    Ethyl 4-hydroxybenzoate, 99%
  • A13701

    Acetaldehyde diethyl acetal, 99%
  • A18232

    1-Hexanol, 99%
  • 11266

    Lanthanum(III) oxide, 99.99% (REO), Ca 10ppm max, AAS Grade
  • 33290

    Benzene, ACS, 99.0% min

Recently Viewed

Chemicals

Life Science

Metals & Materials

Catalysts

Analytical & Labware