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Alfa Aesar™ 3-Hydroxy-2-butanone, monomer + dimer, 95%

$48.18 - $48.18

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material 3-Hydroxy-2-butanone
CAS 513-86-0
Name Note monomer + dimer
Molecular Formula C4H8O2
Formula Weight 88.11
MDL Number MFCD00038696
UN Number UN2621
Beilstein 385636
Merck Index 14,64
Synonym Acetoin; Acetyl methyl carbinol
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AAA137520B

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alfa aesar™
A137520B
1000g CALL N/A N/A
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AAA1375218

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alfa aesar™
A1375218
50g Each for $48.18

AAA1375230

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alfa aesar™
A1375230
250g CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 88.11
Chemical Name or Material 3-Hydroxy-2-butanone
TSCA TSCA
Name Note monomer + dimer
Assay 95%
Molecular Formula C4H8O2
MDL Number MFCD00038696
CAS 513-86-0
UN Number UN2621
Beilstein 385636
Merck Index 14,64
Synonym Acetoin; Acetyl methyl carbinol
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H226-H315-H319
Flammable liquid and vapour.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P280g-P305+P351+P338
Wear protective gloves.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Recommended Storage 2° to 8°C
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: ACETYL METHYL CARBINOL
RTECS Number EL8790000
Flash Point 41°C (106°F)
Odor Characteristic
Boiling Point 148°C
Quantity 1000g

Applications
3-Hydroxy-2-butanone is a chemical used in food flavoring and fragrances. It acts as an intermediate of butanediol cycle in microorganisms. It is used as an aroma carrier in the preparation of flavors and essences.

Solubility
Miscible with water, propylene glycol and alcohol. Slightly miscible with ether, petroleum ether. Immiscible with fatty oils and vegetable oil.

Notes
Store in cool place. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS P Statement
P280g-P305+P351+P338
Wear protective gloves.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.

GHS H Statement
H226-H315-H319
Flammable liquid and vapour.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.

2° to 8°C