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2-Methyl-2-butanol, 98%, Alfa Aesar™

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75-85-4
C5H12O
88.15
MFCD00004478
MSXVEPNJUHWQHW-UHFFFAOYSA-N
2-methyl-2-butanol,tert-amyl alcohol,amylene hydrate,tert-pentyl alcohol,tert-pentanol,t-amyl alcohol,2-butanol, 2-methyl,dimethylethylcarbinol,ethyldimethylcarbinol,tert-isoamyl alcohol
6405
2-methylbutan-2-ol
CCC(C)(C)O
75-85-4
C5H12O
88.15
MFCD00004478
MSXVEPNJUHWQHW-UHFFFAOYSA-N
2-methyl-2-butanol,tert-amyl alcohol,amylene hydrate,tert-pentyl alcohol,tert-pentanol,t-amyl alcohol,2-butanol, 2-methyl,dimethylethylcarbinol,ethyldimethylcarbinol,tert-isoamyl alcohol
6405
2-methylbutan-2-ol
CCC(C)(C)O
Applications
2-Methyl-2-butanol is used as a solvent in flavors, pharmaceuticals, corrosion inhibitors, resins, gums, coating materials and in organic synthesis. It acts as a frothing agent (ore flotation), surfactant (petroleum recovery) and stabilizing agent. Further, it is used in processing aids.

Solubility
Miscible with alcohol, ether, benzene, chloroform, glycerol, oils and acetone.

Notes
Light sensitive. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.
Refractive Index 1.405
Density 0.805 g/mL
Flash Point 20°C (68°F)
Melting Point -12°C
Boiling Point 101°C to 103°C
Quantity 500mL
Assay Percent Range 0.98
UN Number UN1105
Beilstein 1361351
Merck Index 14,7140
Solubility Information Miscible with alcohol,ether,benzene,chloroform,glycerol,oils and acetone.
Formula Weight 88.15
Physical Form Liquid
Percent Purity 98%
Chemical Name or Material 2-Methyl-2-butanol
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GHS H Statement
H225-H332-H315-H335

P210-P233-P235-P240-P241-P242-P243-P261-P264b-P271-P280-P303+P361+P353-P304+P340-P305+P351+P338-P310-P312-P332+P313-P363-P370+P378q-P501c

H225-H312+H332-H315-H318-H335-H336

DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: PENTANOLS

EINECSNumber : 200-908-9

RTECSNumber : SC0175000

TSCA : Yes

Recommended Storage : Ambient temperatures