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123-51-3 - 3-Methyl-1-butanol, mixture of isomers, 99% - Isoamyl alcohol - Isopentanol - L13660 - Alfa Aesar

L13660 3-Methyl-1-butanol, mixture of isomers, 99%

CAS Number
123-51-3
Synonyms
Isoamyl alcohol
Isopentanol

Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
100ml 24.03
500ml 42.85
2500ml 125.66
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3-Methyl-1-butanol, mixture of isomers, 99%

MDL
MFCD00002934
EINECS
204-633-5

Chemical Properties

Formula
(CH3)2CHCH2CH2OH
Formula Weight
88.15
Melting point
-117°
Boiling Point
130-132°
Flash Point
45°(113°F)
Density
0.809
Refractive Index
1.4060
Solubility
Miscible with water, alcohol, ether, benzene, chloroform, petroleum ether, glacial acetic acid, acetone and oils.

Applications

3-Methyl-1-butanol is used as an active ingredient in banana oil production and Kovac's reagent. It acts as an antifoaming agent. It serves as an intermediate for the manufacture of corrosion inhibitors, flotation aids, fuel and lubricating oil additives, polyvinyl chloride stabilizers, pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, plasticizers, rubber auxiliaries and paint solvents.

Notes

Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, strong acids, acid chlorides and acid anhydrides.

Literature References

Pavez, C.; Steinhaus, M.; Casaubon, G.; Schieberle, P.; Agosin, E. Identification, quantitation and sensory evaluation of methyl 2-and methyl 3-methylbutanoate in varietal red wines. Aust. J. Grape Wine Res. 2015, 21 (2), 189-193.

Goulet, C.; Kamiyoshihara, Y.; Lam, N. B.; Richard, T.; Taylor, M. G.; Tieman, D. M.; Klee, H. J. Divergence in the Enzymatic Activities of a Tomato and Solanum pennellii Alcohol Acyltransferase Impacts Fruit Volatile Ester Composition. Mol. Plant 2015, 8 (1), 153-162.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H226-H332-H335

Flammable liquid and vapour. Harmful if inhaled. May cause respiratory irritation.

Precautionary Statements: P210-P261-P280-P240-P241-P303+P361+P353-P304+P340-P312-P405-P501a

Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking. Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. Ground/bond container and receiving equipment. Use explosion-proof electrical/ventilating/lighting/ equipment. 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. Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell. Store locked up. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Other References

Merck
14,5195
Beilstein
1718835
Hazard Class
3
Packing Group
III
Harmonized Tariff Code
2905.19
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
EL5425000

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