Mesityl OxideMesityl Oxide (C6H10O) is a colorless volatile liquid with a strong pepperment scent, a highly flammable ketone. Because it is flammable, we recommend a safe chemical storage building that meets specific regulations for storing Mesityl Oxide. Please review our fire rated products: FIRELoc, SUPERLoc, DRUMLoc
Mesityl Oxide Storing Details
- Flammable Details: Vapor is heavier than air; may travel to source of ignition and flash back.
- Storage Details: Keep separated from incompatible substances, such as oxidizers. Store and handle in accordance with all current regulations and standards.
- Compatible Details: Oxidizers, acids
- Description: Mesityl oxide is a _,_-Unsaturated ketone with the formula CH3CCH=C(CH3)2. This compound is a colorless, volatile liquid with a strong peppermint odor.
- Classification: CLASS 3
- Brand Name: n/a
Mesityl Oxide Properties
|Formula||Density||Boiling Point;||IUPAC ID||Molar Mass||Soluble In||Melting Point|
|C6H10O||858.00 kg/m³||129.5°C, 403 K, 265°F||4-methylpent-3-en-2-one||98.14 g/mol||Water, most organic solvents||-53°C, 220 K, -63°F|