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A16248 4-Hydroxy-4-methyl-2-pentanone, 98+%

CAS Number
123-42-2
Synonyms
Diacetone alcohol

Stock No. Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
A16248-AE 100ml 17.40
A16248-AP 500ml 38.40
A16248-0F 2500ml 130.00
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4-Hydroxy-4-methyl-2-pentanone, 98+%

MDL
MFCD00004471
EINECS
204-626-7

Chemical Properties

Formula
C6H12O2
Formula Weight
116.16
Melting point
-47°
Boiling Point
168°
Flash Point
58°(136°F)
Density
0.935
Refractive Index
1.4230
Storage & Sensitivity
Ambient temperatures.
Solubility
It is soluble in water.

Applications

4-Hydroxy-4-methyl-2-pentanone, is used as a solvent. It is also used as an intermediate of chemical products and is used as solvent for some industrial paint to adjust thesolubility of paint resins and regulate the evaporation rate. It is mainly used in paints and coatings (coil coatings, wood varnishes, architectural coatings…). It is a good solvent for organic peroxides.It can also be used for the treatment of textiles and leather, in chemical synthesis or as a cleaning solvent.

Notes

Store in cool place. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Keep away from oxidizing agents, strong bases.

Literature References

M Behforouz.; JL Bolan.; MS Flynt . 2, 4-Dinitrophenylhydrazones: a modified method for the preparation of these derivatives and an explanation of previous conflicting results. J. Org. Chem.1985, 50,(8), 1186-1189.

AL Bridie.; CJM Wolff.; M Winter. BOD and COD of some petrochemicals. Water Research.1979, 13,(7), 627-630.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H226-H319-H335

Flammable liquid and vapour. Causes serious eye irritation. May cause respiratory irritation.

Precautionary Statements: P210-P233-P235-P240-P241-P242-P243-P260-P264b-P271-P280-P303+P361+P353-P304+P340-P305+P351+P338-P312-P314-P337+P313-P370+P378q-P501c

Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking. Keep container tightly closed. Keep cool. Ground/bond container and receiving equipment. Use explosion-proof electrical/ventilating/lighting/ equipment. Use only non-sparking tools. Take precautionary measures against static discharge. Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. Wash face, hands and any exposed skin thoroughly after handling Use only outdoors or in a well-ventilated area. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. 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. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell. Get medical advice/attention if you feel unwell. If eye irritation persists: Get medical advice/attention. In case of fire: Use CO2, dry chemical, or foam Dispose of contents/ container to an approved waste disposal plant

Other References

Merck
14,2964
Beilstein
1740440
Hazard Class
3
Packing Group
III
Harmonized Tariff Code
2914.40
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
SA9100000

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