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591-78-6 - 2-Hexanone, 98% - n-Butyl methyl ketone - MBK - A14867 - Alfa Aesar

A14867 2-Hexanone, 98%

CAS Number
591-78-6
Synonyms
n-Butyl methyl ketone
MBK

Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
10g 24.82
50g 80.34
100g 123.60
500g 538.69
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2-Hexanone, 98%

MDL
MFCD00009482
EINECS
209-731-1

Chemical Properties

Formula
C6H12O
Formula Weight
100.16
Melting point
-56°
Boiling Point
126-127°
Flash Point
23°(73°F)
Density
0.811
Refractive Index
1.4010
Solubility
Miscible with acetone, ethanol and ether. Slightly miscible with water.

Applications

2-Hexanone acts as a solvent for lacquers, ink thinners, nitrocellulose, resins and waxes. It is also employed in the preparation of (+/-)-monomorine. It also plays a useful role in the preparation of alcohols by transfer hydrogenation of ketones. Further, it is used as a medium evaporating solvent for nitrocellulose acrylates, vinyl and alkyd coatings.

Notes

Store in a cool place. Incompatible with oxidizing agents, strong bases and reducing agents.

Literature References

Kang, J.; Vonderheide, A.; Guliants, V. V. Deuterium-Labeling Study of the Hydrogenation of 2-Methylfuran and 2,5-Dimethylfuran over Carbon-Supported Noble Metal Catalysts. ChemSusChem 2015, 8 (18), 3044-3047.

Wu, Y. Y.; Yang, C. X.; Yan, X. P. An in situ growth approach to the fabrication of zeolite imidazolate framework-90 bonded capillary column for gas chromatography separation. Analyst 2015, 140 (9), 3107-3112.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H372-H361-H226-H336

Causes damage to organs through prolonged or repeated exposure. Suspected of damaging fertility or the unborn child. Flammable liquid and vapour. May cause drowsiness or dizziness.

Precautionary Statements: P210-P260-P201-P261-P280-P281-P303+P361+P353-P304+P340-P405-P501a

Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking. Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. Obtain special instructions before use. Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. Use personal protective equipment as required. IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower. IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing. Store locked up. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Other References

Merck
14,6033
Beilstein
1737676
Hazard Class
3
Packing Group
III
Harmonized Tariff Code
2914.19
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
MP1400000

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