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109916 Aldrich

4-Methyl-2-pentanol

98%

Synonym: 3-MIC, Isobutyl methyl carbinol, MAOH, MIBC

  • CAS Number 108-11-2

  • Linear Formula (CH3)2CHCH2CH(OH)CH3

  • Molecular Weight 102.17

  •  Beilstein Registry Number 1098268

  •  EC Number 203-551-7

  •  MDL number MFCD00004550

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24846945

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Properties

Related Categories Alcohols, Building Blocks, C2 to C6, Chemical Synthesis, Organic Building Blocks,
vapor density   3.5 (vs air)
vapor pressure   3.7 mmHg ( 20 °C)
InChI Key   WVYWICLMDOOCFB-UHFFFAOYSA-N
assay   98%
expl. lim.   5.5 %
refractive index   n20/D 1.410(lit.)
bp   132 °C(lit.)
mp   −90 °C (lit.)
density   0.802 g/mL at 25 °C(lit.)

Description

Packaging

1, 4 L in glass bottle

100 mL in glass bottle

Application

4-Methyl-2-pentanol has been used as an internal standard in the characterization of volatile fraction of monovarietal wines.

General description

4-Methyl-2-pentanol is a member of the fragrance structural group, branched chain saturated alcohol.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
Signal word 
Warning
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
RIDADR 
UN 2053 3 / PGIII
WGK Germany 
1
RTECS 
SA7350000
Flash Point(F) 
105.8 °F
Flash Point(C) 
41 °C

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