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N-Propanol

CAS No : 71-23-8


DESCRIPTION

 

 Normal propanol is a primary alcohol with a molecular formula of C3H8O. It is a colorless, transparent liquid that has a typical sharp musty odor that is comparable with the smell of rubbing alcohol. The product is fully miscible in water and freely miscible with all common solvents such as glycols, ketones, alcohols, aldehydes, ethers and aliphatic hydrocarbons.

 

 


PROPERTIES

Purity

99.89 wt.%

Water Content

0.02 wt.%

Color

5 APHA

Specific gravity (20/20°C)

0.8050

Acidity as Acetic Acid

0.0010

Distillation range at 760mmHg

96.8-97.1

Non-Volatile Matter (g/100mL)

0.001

Appearance

Free from insoluble and haze.

 

 

APPLICATION

 

·         Normal propanol is used to manufacture other solvents such as cosmetics, skin/hair preparations, perfumes, pharmaceuticals, lacquer formulations, dye solutions, antifreezes, soaps and window cleaner.

·         It can also be used to create printing inks, coatings, de-greasing fluids, adhesives, insecticides and herbicides.

·         Normal propanol is also used as a chemical intermediate to create esters, halides, propyl amines and propyl acetate.

·         The end user markets of this product are the cosmetics, cleaning, motor, printing, coatings and chemical industries.

 


PACKAGING OPTIONS


Drums