Please login to your online account to display your discounted pricing

Alfa Aesar™ 2,6-Dimethyl-4-heptanone, >90% (sum of 2,6-Dimethyl-4-heptanone & 4,6-Dimethyl-2-heptanone)


Quantity 500mL

Manufacturer: alfa aesar™  L16015AP

 View more versions of this product

Catalog No. AAL16015AP

 Please call Customer Service at 1-800-234-7437 or send an email to help@thermofisher.com for assistance.


Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

Formula Weight 142.24
Chemical Name or Material 2,6-Dimethyl-4-heptanone
TSCA TSCA
Name Note (sum of 2,6-Dimethyl-4-heptanone & 4,6-Dimethyl-2-heptanone)
Assay >90%
Molecular Formula C9H18O
Boiling Point 163° to 173°C
MDL Number MFCD00008940
CAS 108-83-8
UN Number UN1224
Flash Point 47°C (117°F)
Synonym Diisobutyl ketone; Isovalerone
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H226-H335
Flammable liquid and vapor.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P210-P261-P280-P303+P361+P353-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
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.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: KETONES, LIQUID, N.O.S.
RTECS Number MJ5775000
Melting Point −42°C
Beilstein 1743163
Quantity 500mL
Odor Unpleasant

Specifications

Chemical Name or Material 2,6-Dimethyl-4-heptanone
CAS 108-83-8
Name Note (sum of 2,6-Dimethyl-4-heptanone & 4,6-Dimethyl-2-heptanone)
Molecular Formula C9H18O
Formula Weight 142.24
MDL Number MFCD00008940
UN Number UN1224
Beilstein 1743163
Synonym Diisobutyl ketone; Isovalerone

Applications
2,6-Dimethyl-4-heptanone is used as a coating solvent. It is an active component of mint oil. It acts as a dispersant for organosol type resins. It is involved in the antigerminative treatment of bulbs and tubers. Further, it is used as a solvent for nitrocellulose. In addition to this, it acts as an intermediate in the preparation of inhibitors, active pharmaceutical ingredients and dyes.

Solubility
Miscible with ethanol, ether, carbon tetrachloride, chloroform, benzene and most organic liquids.

Notes
Incompatible with strong bases, strong oxidizing agents, strong acids and strong reducing agents.

Accessories

Warning

GHS P Statement
P210-P261-P280-P303+P361+P353-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
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.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H226-H335
Flammable liquid and vapor.
May cause respiratory irritation.