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294810 Sigma-Aldrich

2-Butanol

anhydrous, 99.5%

Synonym: sec-Butyl alcohol

  • CAS Number 78-92-2

  • Linear Formula CH3CH2CH(OH)CH3

  • Molecular Weight 74.12

  •  Beilstein Registry Number 773649

  •  EC Number 201-158-5

  •  MDL number MFCD00004569

  •  PubChem Substance ID 57648374

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Properties

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grade   anhydrous
vapor density   2.6 (vs air)
vapor pressure   12.5 mmHg ( 20 °C)
InChI Key   BTANRVKWQNVYAZ-UHFFFAOYSA-N
assay   99.5%
autoignition temp.   761 °F
expl. lim.   9.8 %
impurities   <0.005% water
evapn. residue   <0.0003%
refractive index   n20/D 1.397(lit.)
bp   98 °C(lit.)
mp   −115 °C(lit.)
density   0.808 g/mL at 25 °C(lit.)

Description

Packaging

1, 2 L in Sure/Seal™

100 mL in Sure/Seal™

Application

2-Butanol may be used in butyl lithium tritation to check its molarity using 1,10-phenanthroline as indicator.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
Signal word 
Warning
Hazard statements 
RIDADR 
UN1120 - class 3 - PG 3 - Butanols
WGK Germany 
1
RTECS 
EO1750000
Flash Point(F) 
80.6 °F
Flash Point(C) 
27 °C

Documents

Certificate of Analysis

Certificate of Origin


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Protocols & Articles

Articles

GC Analysis of 2-Butanol Enantiomers (O-Acetyl Derivatives) on Astec® CHIRALDEX® G-TA

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GC Analysis of 2-Butanol Enantiomers (O-Trifluoroacetyl Derivatives) on Astec® CHIRALDEX® G-TA

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GC Analysis of 2-Butanol Enantiomers (Underivatized) on Astec® CHIRALDEX® G-TA

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of 2-Butanol Enantiomers (Underivatized) on Astec® CHIRALDEX® G-TA
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification

Pressure-Temperature Calculator for Solvents

*Calculations provide estimated results based on Antoine's Coefficients and their associated temperature range values. Antoine's Coefficients were obtained from the National Institute of Standards an...

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Pressure-Temperature Nomograph Interactive Tool

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Properties of Solvents Table

a. Gant, R., LC/GC 10 (7), 515 (1992) 1. At 20 °C 2. At 20 °C +/- 5 °C relative to water at 4 °C 3. At 10 mmHg pressure 4. At l=589.32 nm
Keywords: Gas chromatography, High performance liquid chromatography

Peer-Reviewed Papers
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