Methyl-2-butanol, 2-

Methyl-2-butanol, 2- (C5H12O) is a also called tert-amyl alcohol, a highly flammable colorless liquid with an odor of camphor. Because it is flammable, we recommend a safe chemical storage building that meets specific regulations for storing Methyl-2-butanol, 2-. Please review our fire rated products: FIRELoc, SUPERLoc, DRUMLoc

Methyl-2-butanol, 2- Storing Details

  • Flammable Details: Flash point 70°F.
  • Storage Details: Keep separated from incompatible substances, such as oxidizers. Store and handle in accordance with all current regulations and standards. Store in compliant, approved flammables storage buildings, separated from oxidizers and sources of ignition.
  • Compatible Details: Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.
  • Description: tert-Amyl alcohol, also known as 2-methyl-2-butanol, is a speciality pentanol used primarily as a pharmaceutical or pigment solvent. It is a trace component in fermentation ethanol.
  • Classification: CLASS 3
  • Brand Name: n/a

Methyl-2-butanol, 2- Properties

Formula Density Boiling Point; IUPAC ID Molar Mass Soluble In Melting Point
C5H12O 815.00 kg/m³ 101-103°C, 374-376 K, 214-217°F 2-Methyl-2-butanol 88.15 g/mol Water -9°C, 264 K, 16°F

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