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Alfa Aesar™ (+/-)-1,3-Butanediol, 99%

Manufacturer:  Alfa Aesar™ A116840D

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Catalog No. AAA116840D


 

Description

Description

Applications
(^+)-1,3-Butanediol acts as a co-monomer in the production of polyurethane and polyester resins. It is used as a humectant (to prevent loss of moisture) in cosmetics, especially in hair sprays and setting lotions. It is used in surfactants, inks, solvents for natural and synthetic flavorings. It is involved in the synthesis of dual peroxisome proliferator-activated gamma and delta agonists acting as euglycemic agents, which is used in the treatment of diabetes.

Solubility
Miscible with water.

Notes
Hygroscopic. Air and moisture sensitive. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, acid chlorides, chloroformates and reducing agents. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place.
Specifications

Specifications

(±)-1,3-Butanediol
99%
MFCD00004554
1731276
10,000mL
14,1567
(+/-)-1,3-Butylene glycol
CC(CCO)O
90.122
CHEBI:52683
107-88-0
C4H10O2
−50°C
203° to 204°C
109°C (249°F)
Mild
PUPZLCDOIYMWBV-UHFFFAOYSA-N
butane-1,3-diol
7896
90.12

Chemical Identifiers

107-88-0
90.122
PUPZLCDOIYMWBV-UHFFFAOYSA-N
7896
C4H10O2
MFCD00004554
(+/-)-1,3-Butylene glycol
CHEBI:52683
Safety and Handling

Safety and Handling

RTECSNumber : EK0440000

TSCA : TSCA

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