ButyraldehydeButyraldehyde (C4H8O) is a colorless, highly flammable liquid. Because it is flammable, we recommend a safe chemical storage building that meets specific regulations for storing Butyraldehyde. Please review our fire rated products: Fire-rated, SUPERLoc, FIRELoc, DRUMLoc
Butyraldehyde Storing Details
- Flammable Details: Flash point 2°F. Polymerizable.
- Storage Details: Keep separated from incompatible substances, such as oxidizers. Store and handle in accordance with all current regulations and standards. Store in proper flammable chemical storage building.
- Compatible Details: oxidizing agents, strong bases, strong reducing agents, strong acids.
- Description: Butyraldehyde, also known as butanal, is an organic compound with the formula CH3(CH2)2CHO. This compound is the aldehyde derivative of butane. It is a colourless flammable liquid with an acrid smell. It is miscible with most organic solvents.
- Classification: CLASS 3
- Brand Name: n/a
|Formula||Density||Boiling Point;||IUPAC ID||Molar Mass||Soluble In||Melting Point|
|C4H8O||800.00 kg/m³||166.6°F (74.8°C)||Butanal||72.11 g/mol||Methanol, Diethyl Ether, n-Octanol, acetone||-96.86°C, 176 K, -142°F|