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2-Hexanone, 98%, Alfa Aesar™

Manufacturer:  Alfa Aesar A1486722

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Catalog No. AAA1486722



Description

Description

Applications
2-Hexanone acts as a solvent for lacquers, ink thinners, nitrocellulose, resins and waxes. It is also employed in the preparation of (+/-)-monomorine. It also plays a useful role in the preparation of alcohols by transfer hydrogenation of ketones. Further, it is used as a medium evaporating solvent for nitrocellulose acrylates, vinyl and alkyd coatings.

Solubility
Miscible with acetone, ethanol and ether. Slightly miscible with water.

Notes
Store in a cool place. Incompatible with oxidizing agents, strong bases and reducing agents.
Specifications

Specifications

2-Hexanone
Pungent
-56°C
591-78-6
MFCD00009482
1737676
2-hexanone, hexanone, 2-oxohexane, propylacetone, n-butyl methyl ketone, butyl methyl ketone, methyl butyl ketone, methyl n-butyl ketone, hexanone-2, ketone, butyl methyl
CCCCC(=O)C
100.161
100.16
23°C (73°F)
126°C to 127°C
100g
C6H12O
UN1224
14,6033
QQZOPKMRPOGIEB-UHFFFAOYSA-N
hexan-2-one
11583
98%

Chemical Identifiers

591-78-6
100.161
QQZOPKMRPOGIEB-UHFFFAOYSA-N
11583
CCCCC(=O)C
C6H12O
MFCD00009482
2-hexanone, hexanone, 2-oxohexane, propylacetone, n-butyl methyl ketone, butyl methyl ketone, methyl butyl ketone, methyl n-butyl ketone, hexanone-2, ketone, butyl methyl
hexan-2-one
Safety and Handling

Safety and Handling

GHS H Statement
H372-H361-H226-H336
Causes damage to organs through prolonged or repeated exposure.
Suspected of damaging fertility or the unborn child.
Flammable liquid and vapour.
May cause drowsiness or dizziness.

GHS P Statement
P210-P260-P261-P303+P361+P353-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
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.

Danger

DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: KETONES, LIQUID, N.O.S.

RTECSNumber : MP1400000

TSCA : TSCA

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