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Acetyl acetone
Jun 14, 2018

Acetyl acetone

Description: acetyl acetone, 2,4-pentanedione

Physical and Chemical Property: This product is colorless or slightly yellow transparent liquid with an unpleasant odor, m.p.-23 °C, bp140.4 °C, n20D:1.4520, the relative density is 0.975, miscible with alcohol, ether, chloroform, acetone, acetic acid and some other organic solvents; it is also soluble in water; this product is flammable and corrosive.

Molecular Formula: C5H8O2

CAS No. 123-54-6

UN No. 2310  PG: III

ENS No. 204-634-0

 

Specifications

Appearance

Colorless   transparent liquid

Assay %

 99.5%

Acetic Acid

 0.15%

High boiling object

 0.15%

Water

0.1%

Chroma(AHPA)

15

Refractive index

1.450-1.4540

Density(20 C) g/c   m3

0.970-0.975

  

Packed in 200kg/drum,20 fc=16mt.

Application:

1. Mainly used in the synthesis of pharmacy and intermediates;
2. Used in the synthesizing of veterinary medicine and feed additives;
3. Used as the additive for solvent of cellulose acetate, for gasoline and lubricating oil and binding material for electroplating.
4. Analyzing reagent. 

Storage and Transportation: Store in a flammable liquid storage area or approved cabinet away from ignition sources and corrosive and reactive materials. Store at +5°C to +30°C.