IsopreneIsoprene (C5H8) is a colorless volatile liquid, produced and emitted by certain trees. Because it is flammable, we recommend a safe chemical storage building that meets specific regulations for storing Isoprene. Please review our fire rated products: FIRELoc, SUPERLoc, DRUMLoc
Isoprene Storing Details
- Flammable Details: Flash point -65°F. Polymerizable. Toxic vapors generated when heated.
- Storage Details: Keep separated from incompatible substances, such as oxidizers. Store and handle in accordance with all current regulations and standards. Use proper flammable materials storage building.
- Compatible Details: Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.
- Description: Isoprene, or 2-methyl-1,3-butadiene, is a common organic compound with the formula CH2=CCH=CH2. It is a colorless volatile liquid. Isoprene is produced by many plants.
- Classification: CLASS 3
- Brand Name: n/a
|Formula||Density||Boiling Point;||IUPAC ID||Molar Mass||Soluble In||Melting Point|
|C5H8||681.00 kg/m³||93.32°F (34.07°C)||2-methyl-1,3-butadiene||68.12 g/mol||Slightly soluble in cold water||-143.95°C|