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Alfa Aesar™ (+/-)-1,3-Butanediol, 99%

Manufacturer:  Alfa Aesar™ A116840D

Quantity 10,000mL

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Catalog No. AAA116840D


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Specifications

Description

Applications
(^+)-1,3-Butanediol acts as a co-monomer in the production of polyurethane and polyester resins. It is used as a humectant (to prevent loss of moisture) in cosmetics, especially in hair sprays and setting lotions. It is used in surfactants, inks, solvents for natural and synthetic flavorings. It is involved in the synthesis of dual peroxisome proliferator-activated gamma and delta agonists acting as euglycemic agents, which is used in the treatment of diabetes.

Solubility
Miscible with water.

Notes
Hygroscopic. Air and moisture sensitive. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, acid chlorides, chloroformates and reducing agents. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place.
Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

107-88-0
90.12
1731276
(+/-)-1,3-Butylene glycol
C4H10O2
MFCD00004554
14,1567
(±)-1,3-Butanediol

Specifications

107-88-0
90.12
1731276
(+/-)-1,3-Butylene glycol
203° to 204°C
109°C (249°F)
(±)-1,3-Butanediol
C4H10O2
MFCD00004554
14,1567
−50°C
10,000mL
Mild
99%

Safety and Handling

SDS & Safety Documents

RTECSNumber : EK0440000

TSCA : TSCA

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