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Alfa Aesar™ 4-Hydroxy-2-butanone, 95%

$66.50 - $170.86

Chemical Identifiers

CAS 590-90-9
Molecular Formula C4H8O2
Formula Weight 88.11
MDL Number MFCD00059005
Beilstein 1737666
Chemical Name or Material 4-Hydroxy-2-butanone
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AAL1145614 SDS Alfa Aesar™
L1145614
25g Each for $66.50
AAL1145622 SDS Alfa Aesar™
L1145622
100g Each for $170.86
Specifications

Description

Applications
4-Hydroxy-2-butanone is used in the preparation of fused benzazepine molecules as selective D3 receptor antagonists with pharmaceutical activity. It is also used in the preparation of verrucarin and mevalonic acid lactone. Further, it is used to prepare 3-buten-2-one through dehydration over an anatase titanium dioxide catalyst. It is also employed in the preparation of 4-methyl-5-hydroxymethylthiazole, (±)-lineatin and beta-hydroxylactones.

Solubility
Miscible with water, alcohol, ethanol and ether.

Notes
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.
Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

590-90-9
88.11
1737666
C4H8O2
MFCD00059005
4-Hydroxy-2-butanone

Specifications

89°C (192°F)
25g
C4H8O2
MFCD00059005
4-Hydroxy-2-butanone
73° to 76°C (12mmHg)
590-90-9
88.11
1737666
95%

Safety and Handling

GHS H Statement
H315-H319-H335-H227
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Combustible liquid.

GHS P Statement
P210-P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
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 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.

Warning

TSCA : TSCA