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SAFC

2-Propanol

EMPROVE® ESSENTIAL, Ph. Eur., BP, ChP, JP, USP

Synonym(s):
IPA, Isopropanol, sec-Propyl alcohol, Isopropyl alcohol
Linear Formula:
(CH3)2CHOH
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
60.10
Beilstein:
635639
MDL number:
EC Index Number:
200-661-7

Quality Level

Agency

BP
ChP
JP
Ph. Eur.
USP

vapor density

2.1 (vs air)

vapor pressure

33 mmHg ( 20 °C)
43 hPa ( 20 °C)
44 mmHg ( 25 °C)

product line

EMPROVE® ESSENTIAL

assay

≥99.5% (GC)

form

liquid

autoignition temp.

750 °F

expl. lim.

2.0-12.7 %, 93 °C

refractive index

n20/D 1.377 (lit.)

pH

7 (20 °C)

bp

82 °C (lit.)

mp

−89.5 °C (lit.)

transition temp

flash point 12 °C

density

0.785 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

application(s)

biopharma process and formulation
liquid formulation
parenterals
pharmaceutical
semi-solid formulation

storage temp.

2-25°C

SMILES string

CC(C)O

InChI

1S/C3H8O/c1-3(2)4/h3-4H,1-2H3

InChI key

KFZMGEQAYNKOFK-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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General description

Finding the right excipient that matches your needs as well as regulatory demands can be a complicated challenge in formulation. With our application know-how and regulatory expertise, we support you in every step of development, scale-up, and production.
As part of our Emprove® Program, our raw materials are offered with extensive documentation facilitating compliance of your pharma and biopharma product, full supply chain transparency and risk mitigation. Our SAFC® portfolio of high-quality products for biopharmaceutical and pharmaceutical formulation and production withstands strict quality control procedures and is produced according to applicable cGMP guidelines.

Application

2-Propanol is used as a solvent in a variety of pharmaceutical production processes, e. g. tablet coating, granulation, and microsphere production. It is also applied as a solvent or co-solvent in topical formulations.

Legal Information

Emprove is a registered trademark of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany
SAFC is a registered trademark of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany

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Signal Word

Danger

Hazard Statements

Hazard Classifications

Eye Irrit. 2 - Flam. Liq. 2 - STOT SE 3

Target Organs

Central nervous system

Storage Class Code

3 - Flammable liquids

WGK

WGK 1

Flash Point(F)

53.6 °F - closed cup

Flash Point(C)

12.0 °C - closed cup

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