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Alfa Aesar™ Isobutyric acid, 99%

$30.05 - $122.97

Chemical Identifiers

CAS 79-31-2
Molecular Formula (CH3)2CHCO2H
Formula Weight 88.11
MDL Number MFCD00002658
UN Number UN2529
Beilstein 635770
Merck Index 14,5155
Synonym 2-Methylpropionic acid
Chemical Name or Material Isobutyric acid
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AAL04038AE SDS Alfa Aesar™
L04038AE
100mL Each for $30.05
AAL040380F SDS Alfa Aesar™
L040380F
2500mL Each for $122.97
AAL04038AP SDS Alfa Aesar™
L04038AP
500mL Each for $37.26
Specifications

Description

Applications
Isobutyric acid is used to prepare esters for flavors and perfumes. It is also used as a disinfecting agent, preservative and tanning agent. It finds applications in textile, varnish and the leather industry. Further, it is used as a lactation stimulant in dairy cattle. In addition to this, it is used in the preparation of tetramethylsuccinic acid and diisopropyl ketone.

Solubility
Miscible with water, alcohol, chloroform and ether. Slightly miscible with carbon tetrachloride.

Notes
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.
Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

79-31-2
88.11
UN2529
14,5155
Isobutyric acid
(CH3)2CHCO2H
MFCD00002658
635770
2-Methylpropionic acid

Specifications

100mL
(CH3)2CHCO2H
MFCD00002658
635770
2-Methylpropionic acid
153° to 154°C
59°C (138°F)
99%
79-31-2
88.11
UN2529
14,5155
Pungent
−47°C
Isobutyric acid

Safety and Handling

GHS H Statement
H226-H302-H312
Flammable liquid and vapor.
Harmful if swallowed.
Harmful in contact with skin.

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.

Warning

DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: ISOBUTYRIC ACID

RTECSNumber : NQ4375000

TSCA : TSCA