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Alfa Aesar™ 4-Hydroxy-4-methyl-2-pentanone, 98+%

Chemical Identifiers

CAS 123-42-2
Molecular Formula C6H12O2
Formula Weight 116.16
MDL Number MFCD00004471
UN Number UN1148
Beilstein 1740440
Merck Index 14,2964
Synonym Diacetone alcohol
Chemical Name or Material 4-Hydroxy-4-methyl-2-pentanone
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AAA162480F Alfa Aesar™
A162480F
2500mL N/A N/A  
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AAA16248AE Alfa Aesar™
A16248AE
100mL N/A N/A  
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AAA16248AP Alfa Aesar™
A16248AP
500mL N/A N/A  
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Specifications

Description

Applications
4-Hydroxy-4-methyl-2-pentanone, is used as a solvent. It is also used as an intermediate of chemical products and is used as solvent for some industrial paint to adjust thesolubility of paint resins and regulate the evaporation rate. It is mainly used in paints and coatings (coil coatings, wood varnishes, architectural coatings…). It is a good solvent for organic peroxides.It can also be used for the treatment of textiles and leather, in chemical synthesis or as a cleaning solvent.

Solubility
It is soluble in water.

Notes
Store in cool place. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Keep away from oxidizing agents, strong bases.
Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

123-42-2
116.16
UN1148
14,2964
4-Hydroxy-4-methyl-2-pentanone
C6H12O2
MFCD00004471
1740440
Diacetone alcohol

Specifications

58°C (136°F)
168°C
2500mL
C6H12O2
MFCD00004471
1740440
Diacetone alcohol
≥98%
Pleasant
−47°C
123-42-2
116.16
UN1148
14,2964
4-Hydroxy-4-methyl-2-pentanone

Safety and Handling

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

GHS P Statement
P210-P280-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P403+P235-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
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 in a well-ventilated place. Keep cool.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Warning

DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: DIACETONE ALCOHOL

RTECSNumber : SA9100000

TSCA : TSCA