It finds its application as a solvent for paints and lacquers and to make drugs, to make catalyst systems and methanol and as a solvent for primers and for extracting 2-hydroxy-4-methylthiobutyric acid.
G Silva-Oliver, et al. Vapor-liquid equilibria and critical points for the carbon dioxide +1-pentanol and carbon dioxide +2-pentanol systems at temperatures from 332 to 432 K.Fluid Phase Equilib.2002200(1), 161-172.
Shaheen A. Al-Muhtaseb, et al. Phase equilibria of the ternary system water/acetic acid/2-pentanol.Fluid Phase Equilib.1996123(1-2), 189-203.
Mentions de danger (UE): H226-H332-H335
Flammable liquid and vapour. Harmful if inhaled. May cause respiratory irritation.
Mentions de prudence: P210-P261-P280a-P303+P361+P353-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking. Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. Wear protective gloves and eye/face protection. IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower. Store locked up. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.