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Alfa Aesar™ 4-Methyl-2-pentanone, 99%

Manufacturer:  Alfa Aesar™ A11618AP

Quantity 500mL

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Catalog No. AAA11618AP


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Specifications

Description

Applications
4-methyl-2-pentanone is used as a solvent for nitrocellulose, gums, resins, varnishes, paints, lacquers, nitrocellulose, certain polymers and as a denaturing agent. It acts as a precursor for the preparation of N-(1,3-dimethylbutyl)-N ft.-phenyl-p-phenylene diamine (6PPD), which finds application as an antiozonant in tires. Its aqueous solution serves as a developer for PMMA electron beam lithography resist.

Solubility
Miscible with ethanol, ether, acetone, benzene and chloroform. Slightly miscible with water.

Notes
Incompatible with oxidizing agents and strong bases. Avoid conditions like flames and sparks.
Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

108-10-1
100.16
UN1245
14,5207
4-Methyl-2-pentanone
C6H12O
MFCD00008938
605399
Hexone; Isobutyl methyl ketone

Specifications

117° to 118°C
108-10-1
100.16
UN1245
14,5207
−84°C
Mild
99%
500mL
C6H12O
MFCD00008938
605399
Hexone; Isobutyl methyl ketone
13°C (55°F)
4-Methyl-2-pentanone

Safety and Handling

SDS & Safety Documents

GHS H Statement
H225-H332-H319-H335
Highly flammable liquid and vapor.
Harmful if inhaled.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.

GHS P Statement
P210-P261-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces.
- No smoking.
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
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 locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Danger

DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE

RTECSNumber : SA9275000

TSCA : TSCA

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