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Alfa Aesar™ 2-Pentanone, 99+%

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material 2-Pentanone
CAS 107-87-9
Molecular Formula C5H10O
Formula Weight 86.13
MDL Number MFCD00009400
UN Number UN1249
Beilstein 506058
Merck Index 14,6114
Synonym Methyl n-propyl ketone
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AAL1326214

  SDS
alfa aesar™
L1326214
25g CALL N/A N/A
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AAL1326222

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alfa aesar™
L1326222
100g CALL N/A N/A
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AAL1326236

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alfa aesar™
L1326236
500g CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 86.13
Chemical Name or Material 2-Pentanone
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P210-P261-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
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.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H225-H302-H319-H335
Highly flammable liquid and vapor.
Harmful if swallowed.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
MDL Number MFCD00009400
UN Number UN1249
Quantity 25g
Merck Index 14,6114
Flash Point 7°C (44°F)
CAS 107-87-9
TSCA TSCA
Assay ≥99%
Molecular Formula C5H10O
Boiling Point 100° to 101°C
Health Hazard 1 Danger
RTECS Number SA7875000
Beilstein 506058
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: METHYL PROPYL KETONE
Melting Point −78°C
Synonym Methyl n-propyl ketone

Applications
2-Pentanone is used as a solvent for lacquers and surface coatings. It acts as a flavoring agent. It is also used as a solvent for cleaning and degreasing purpose. Further, it serves as an intermediate, paint additive and coating additive.

Solubility
Miscible with water.

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

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P210-P261-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
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.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H225-H302-H319-H335
Highly flammable liquid and vapor.
Harmful if swallowed.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.