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SAFC

Acetone

EMPROVE® ESSENTIAL Ph Eur,BP,JPE,NF

Synonym(s):
Dimethyl ketone, Propanone, 2-Propanone
Linear Formula:
CH3COCH3
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
58.08
Beilstein/REAXYS Number:
635680
MDL number:
EC Index Number:
200-662-2

storage conditions

Store at +15°C to +25°C.

Quality Level

Agency/Method

BP
JPE
NF
Ph. Eur.

vapor density

2 (vs air)

vapor pressure

184 mmHg ( 20 °C)

product line

EMPROVE® ESSENTIAL

assay

≥99% (GC)

form

liquid

autoignition temp.

465 °C (DIN 51794)

potency

5800 mg/kg LD50, oral (Rat)
20000 mg/kg LD50, skin (Rabbit)

expl. lim.

13.2 %

refractive index

n20/D 1.359 (lit.)

pH

5-6 (20 °C, 395 g/L in H2O)

capacity

1000  g/kg water absorbing capacity

bp

56 °C/760 mmHg (lit.)

mp

−94 °C (lit.)

transition temp

flash point <-20 °C

density

0.791 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

storage temp.

2-30°C

SMILES string

CC(C)=O

InChI

1S/C3H6O/c1-3(2)4/h1-2H3

InChI key

CSCPPACGZOOCGX-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

Acetone′s luminesence intensity is dependent upon the solution components . The absorption of UV light by acetone, results in its photolysis and the production of radials .
Acetone is used as solvent in a variety of pharmaceutical production processes, e. g. tablet coating, granulation, and microsphere production. It is also applied as 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

Pictograms

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Signal Word

Danger

Hazard Statements

hazcat

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

Target Organs

Central nervous system

Supp Hazards

EUH066

storage_class_code

3 - Flammable liquids

WGK Germany

WGK 1

Flash Point(F)

1.4 °F - closed cup

Flash Point(C)

-17.0 °C - closed cup

Certificate of Analysis

Certificate of Origin

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