Isobutanol

Isobutanol is a 4-carbon branched-chain alcohol used as a raw material for coating resins, Isobutyl acrylate, isobutyl acetate, isobutyl methacrylate, and paint thinners.
(CH3)2CHCH2OHO
Japan, Chemical Substances Control Law: METI-No. 2-3049
Japan, Industrial Safety and Health Law: No. 2-3049, ID No. 477
Japan, Law for Pollutant Release and Transfer Register: Not applicable.
Japan, Poisonous and Deleterious Substances Control Law: Not applicable.

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Characteristics

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  1. 1.Isobutanol (IBA), also called isobutyl alcohol, is a 4-carbon branched-chain alcohol.
  2. 2.Isobutanol is hardly soluble in water, but is soluble in almost all organic solvents.

Our isobutanol has very low-level impurities and may be used as a raw material for a wide variety of chemicals.

Common Names Isobutanol, Isobutyl alcohol
Structure Isobutanol
CAS No. 78‐83‐1
Appearance Clear colorless liquid
Odor Characteristic smell
Boiling Point (℃) 108
Formula (CH3)2CHCH2OHO
Molecular Weight 74.12

Applications

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Isobutanol is used as a raw material for coating resins, Isobutyl acrylate, isobutyl acetate, isobutyl methacrylate, and paint thinners.
On the other hand, it is widely used as a solvent because many organic materials are soluble in it.

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