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L10181 2-Propanol, 99+%

CAS Number
67-63-0
Synonyms
Isopropanol
Isopropyl alcohol

Stock No. Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
L10181-AU 1000ml 27.80
L10181-0F 2500ml 52.40
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2-Propanol, 99+%

MDL
MFCD00011674
EINECS
200-661-7

Chemical Properties

Formula
(CH3)2CHOH
Formula Weight
60.10
Melting point
-90°
Boiling Point
82-83°
Flash Point
12°(53°F)
Density
0.785
Refractive Index
1.3770
Storage & Sensitivity
Ambient temperatures.
Solubility
Miscible with water, ethanol, acetone, chloroform, methanol, diethyl ether, n-octanol and benzene.

Applications

2-Propanol is used as a solvent for gums, resins, alkaloids and essential oils, as a denaturant for ethyl alcohol and is used in lotions and cosmetics. It is used in keyboard, LCD and laptop cleaning, as a wetting agent in the fountain solution used in lithographic printing, and often used as a solvent for French polishing shellac used in cabinet making. It acts as hydride source in the Meerwein-Ponndorf-Verley reduction. It plays an important role in DNA extraction.

Notes

It is a flammable chemical compound and is hygroscopic in nature. Heat and sunlight can contribute to its instability.

Literature References

Szatmári, I.; Papp, G.; Joó, F.; Kathó, A. Unexpectedly fast catalytic transfer hydrogenation of aldehydes by formate in 2-propanol-water mixtures under mild conditions. Catal. Today 2015, 247, 14-19.

Geboers, J.; Wang, X.; de Carvalho, A. B.; Rinaldi, R. Densification of biorefinery schemes by H-transfer with Raney Ni and 2-propanol: A case study of a potential avenue for valorization of alkyl levulinates to alkyl gama-hydroxypentanoates and gama-valerolactone. J. Mol. Catal. A: Chem. 2014, 388, 106-115.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H225-H304-H315-H319-H335-H336

Highly flammable liquid and vapour. May be fatal if swallowed and enters airways. Causes skin irritation. Causes serious eye irritation. May cause respiratory irritation. May cause drowsiness or dizziness.

Precautionary Statements: P210-P233-P240-P243-P261-P264b-P271-P280-P301+P310-P302+P352-P304+P340-P305+P351+P338-P312-P331-P332+P313-P337+P313-P362-P372-P374-P380-P501c

Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking. Keep container tightly closed. Ground/bond container and receiving equipment. Take precautionary measures against static discharge. Avoid breathing 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 SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician. IF ON SKIN: Wash with plenty of soap and water. 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. Do NOT induce vomiting. If skin irritation occurs: Get medical advice/attention. If eye irritation persists: Take off contaminated clothing and wash before reuse. Explosion risk in case of fire. Fight fire with normal precautions from a reasonable distance. Evacuate area. Dispose of contents/ container to an approved waste disposal plant

Other References

Merck
14,5208
Beilstein
635639
Hazard Class
3
Packing Group
II
Harmonized Tariff Code
2905.12
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
NT8050000

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