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L12338 tert-Butyl alcohol, 99%

CAS Number
75-65-0
Synonyms
tert-Butanol
2-Methyl-2-propanol

Stock No. Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
L12338-AK 250ml 24.20
L12338-AU 1000ml 37.90
L12338-0F 2500ml 64.20
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tert-Butyl alcohol, 99%

MDL
MFCD00004464
EINECS
200-889-7

Chemical Properties

Formula
(CH3)3COH
Formula Weight
74.12
Melting point
25°
Boiling Point
83°
Flash Point
11°(52°F)
Density
0.786
Refractive Index
1.3870
Storage & Sensitivity
Ambient temperatures.
Solubility
Miscible with water, ethanol, ethyl ether and chloroform.

Applications

tert-Butyl alcohol is used as a solvent and ethanol denaturant. It is an active ingredient of paint remover. It acts as an intermediate in the production of methyl tertiary butyl ether and ethyl tertiary butyl ether by reaction with methanol and ethanol. It is also used in the preparation of tert-butyl chloride, tert-butyl hydroperoxide, isobutylene and methyl methacrylate. It serves as a fuel additive as well as a gasoline octane booster.

Notes

Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, copper, alkali metals and aluminum.

Literature References

Munjal, B.; Bansal, A. K. Impact of Tert-Butyl Alcohol on Crystallization Kinetics of Gemcitabine Hydrochloride in Frozen Aqueous Solutions. J. Pharm. Sci. 2015, 104 (1), 87-97.

Danaiah, P.; Ravi Kumar, P.; Rao, Y. V. H. Performance and emission prediction of a tert butyl alcohol gasoline blended spark-ignition engine using artificial neural networks. Int. J. Ambient Energy 2015, 36 (1), 31-39.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H225-H319-H332-H335-H336

Highly flammable liquid and vapour. Causes serious eye irritation. Harmful if inhaled. May cause respiratory irritation. May cause drowsiness or dizziness.

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
14,1542
Beilstein
906698
Hazard Class
3
Packing Group
II
Harmonized Tariff Code
2905.14
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
EO1925000

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