Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C4H10O
Molecular Weight: 74.12
Appearance: colorless to pale yellow liquid.
Odor: camphor-like odor.
Solubility: soluble in water.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Animal toxicity: rat oral LD50: 2743mg/Kg;
mouse intraperitoneal LD50: 399mg/Kg;
mouse intravenous LD50: 1538mg/Kg.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent cleansing, solubilizing abilities.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
Actives*, %, ≥
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Use as intermediate. eg: polyester, plasticizers, pharmaceuticals, dyes, surface active agents, esters, resins.
Use as solvent, paint remover.
Cleansing agent in industrial cleaning.
Denaturing agent, perfume, solvent in personal care products.
Use as dehydrating agent.
Use as cleansing agent.