IsophoroneIsophorone (C9H14O) is a colorless to yellowish liquid with a peppermint-like scent, a combustible, peroxizable compound. Because it is flammable, we recommend a safe chemical storage building that meets specific regulations for storing Isophorone. Please review our fire rated products: Flammable storage, DRUMLoc, SUPERLoc, FIRELoc
Isophorone Storing Details
- Flammable Details: Flash point near 200°F. Peroxidizable.
- Storage Details: Keep separated from incompatible substances, such as oxidizers. Store and handle in accordance with all current regulations and standards. Requires compliant flammable storage container.
- Compatible Details: Incompatible with isocyanates, aldehydes, cyanides, peroxides, and anhydrides.
- Description: Isophorone is an _,_-unsaturated cyclic ketone, a colorless to yellowish liquid with a characteristic peppermint-like smell. It is used as a solvent and as an intermediate in organic synthesis. Isophorone also occurs naturally in cranberries.
- Classification: N/A
- Brand Name: n/a
|Formula||Density||Boiling Point;||IUPAC ID||Molar Mass||Soluble In||Melting Point|
|C9H14O||920.00 kg/m³||419.4°F (215.2°C)||3,5,5-Trimethyl-2-cyclohexene-1-one||138.21 g/mol||Water, organic solvents||17.42°F (-8.1°C)|