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Alfa Aesar™ 3-Methyl-2-pentanone, 98+%

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material 3-Methyl-2-pentanone
CAS 565-61-7
Molecular Formula C6H12O
Formula Weight 100.16g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00009336
UN Number UN1224
Beilstein 635791
Synonym sec-Butyl methyl ketone; Methyl sec-butyl ketone
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Catalog Number Mfr. No. Quantity Price Quantity    

AAA1999909

 
alfa aesar™
A19999-09
10g CALL N/A N/A
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AAA1999914

 
alfa aesar™
A19999-14
25g CALL N/A N/A
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AAA1999918

 
alfa aesar™
A19999-18
50g CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Flash Point 12°C (53°F)
Boiling Point 118° to 119°C
Quantity 10g
Chemical Name or Material 3-Methyl-2-pentanone
CAS 565-61-7
Assay ≥98%
Molecular Formula C6H12O
Formula Weight 100.16g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00009336
UN Number UN1224
Beilstein 635791
Synonym sec-Butyl methyl ketone; Methyl sec-butyl ketone
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H225
Highly flammable liquid and vapour.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P210-P280-P240-P303+P361+P353-P403+P235-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
Ground/bond container and receiving equipment.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep cool.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: KETONES, LIQUID, N.O.S.

Applications
3-Methyl-2-pentanone is used as a solvent and as an intermediate for syntheses of pharmaceuticals.

Solubility
Soluble in alcohol.

Notes
Incompatible with oxidizing agents. Store in a cool, dry conditions in a well sealed container.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P210-P280-P240-P303+P361+P353-P403+P235-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
Ground/bond container and receiving equipment.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep cool.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H225
Highly flammable liquid and vapour.