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3-Methyl-2-butanone

puriss., ≥98.5% (GC)

Synonym: Isopropyl methyl ketone, Methyl isopropyl ketone

  • CAS Number 563-80-4

  • Linear Formula (CH3)2CHCOCH3

  • Molecular Weight 86.13

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 1071238

  •  EC Number 209-264-3

  •  MDL number MFCD00008919

  •  PubChem Substance ID 329758686

  •  NACRES NA.21

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Properties

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Quality Level   200
grade   puriss.
assay   ≥98.5% (GC)
form   liquid
expl. lim.   0.34-6.3 %
refractive index   n20/D 1.388 (lit.)
  n20/D 1.388
bp   94-95 °C (lit.)
mp   −92 °C (lit.)
solubility   water: soluble(lit.)
density   0.805 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)
SMILES string   CC(C)C(C)=O
InChI   1S/C5H10O/c1-4(2)5(3)6/h4H,1-3H3
InChI key   SYBYTAAJFKOIEJ-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Description

Application

3-Methyl-2-butanone (Isopropyl methyl ketone, Methyl isopropyl ketone) may be used for the asymmetric synthesis of (R)-3-methyl-2-butanol by Wool-Pd complex catalyzed hydrogenation reaction.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
Signal word 
Danger
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
RIDADR 
UN 2397 3 / PGII
WGK Germany 
WGK 1
RTECS 
EL9100000
Flash Point(F) 
26.6 °F - closed cup
Flash Point(C) 
-3 °C - closed cup
Protocols & Articles

Articles

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Peer-Reviewed Papers
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