Alfa Aesar™ 2,6-Dimethyl-4-heptanone, >90% (sum of 2,6-Dimethyl-4-heptanone & 4,6-Dimethyl-2-heptanone)
Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar™ L160150F
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.
Miscible with ethanol, ether, carbon tetrachloride, chloroform, benzene and most organic liquids.
Incompatible with strong bases, strong oxidizing agents, strong acids and strong reducing agents.
|(sum of 2,6-Dimethyl-4-heptanone & 4,6-Dimethyl-2-heptanone)|
|163°C to 173°C|
Safety and Handling
GHS H Statement
Flammable liquid and vapor.
May cause respiratory irritation.
GHS P Statement
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.
DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: KETONES, LIQUID, N.O.S.
RTECSNumber : MJ5775000
TSCA : TSCA