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Butan-2-ol 99.5% ACS (GW)


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Butan-2-ol 99.5% ACS (GW)

2-Butanol, or sec-butanol, is an organic compound with formula CH3CH(OH)CH2CH3.

This secondary alcohol is a flammable, colorless liquid that is soluble in 3 parts water and completely miscible with polar organic solvents such as ethers and other alcohols.

  • Solvent for paints, coatings, varnishes, resins, gums, camphor, vegetable oils, dyes, fats, waxes, resins, shellac, rubbers, and alkaloids, alkyd resins, lacquers, enamels, paint removers, and adhesives
  • Manufacture of industrial cleanners, perfumes, dyes, wetting agents
  • Formulating flotation agents and hydraulic brake fluids
  • Extraction of fish meal to produce fish protein concentrate and for the production of fruit essences
  • Flavouring agent

Minimum Assay: >99.5%
Molecular Formula: C4H10O
Molecular Weight: 74.12 g/mol
Distillation Range (IBP): 97.8-103 °C
Water(H20): <0.2%
Colour (PtCo): <10

Hazard Class: 3

Packing Group: 3

Hazard Phrazes: Flammable liquid and vapour. Causes serious eye irritation. May cause respiratory irritation. May cause drowsiness or dizziness.

Prec Phrazes: Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. If eye irritation persists: Get medical advice/attention. Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep cool.

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Cas No: 78-92-2
Einecs No: 201-158-5
FP: 23 °C


Butan-2-ol 99.5% ACS (GW)
Code Pack Price Qty  
GWN9005-D 500ml £10.45
GWN9005-12D 12 x 500ml £118.60
GWN9005-E 1L £17.80
GWN9005-6E 6 x 1L £93.40
GWN9005-F 2.5L £32.50
GWN9005-4F 4 x 2.5L £121.75

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