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Methyl Ethyl Ketone (MEK)
May 18, 2018

Methyl Ethyl Ketone (MEK)

Description: Methyl Ethyl Ketone; 2-Butanone

Physical and Chemical Property: Clear colorless liquid with a fragrant mint-like odor

Molecular Formula: C4H8O

CAS No.: 78-93-3

UN No.: 1193

Class: 3 Flammable Liquid

Specification:

TYPICAL CERTIFICATE OF ANLYSIS

Item

Test Method

Index

Analysis results

Purity % (m/m)

ASTMD-2804

99.7%min

99.92%

Water content % wt

ASTMD-1364

0.05% max

0.03%

Color

ASTMD-1209

10 max

5

Acidity(base on acetic which does not contain   CO2)

ASTMD-1613

0.003%max

0.0023%

Packed in 165KG/Galvanized Iron Drums or ISO Tank;

20'FCL =13.2MT IN IRON DRUM or 19.3MT IN ISO TANK

Application: In the low boiling point organic solvent, methyl ethyl ketone is famous for its outstanding dissolving capacity and dry characteristic. It is mainly used in polyurethane resin, PU leather and imitation leather, bond, coating, lubricating oil dewaxing, printing ink, magnetic recording material and so on industries, it is also an important  fine chemical raw material.

Storage and transportation: This product should be sealed and store in cool and well ventilated warehouse. The warehouse temperature should not surpass 30C. Must keep away from the kindling material and the heat source.