Knowde Enhanced TDS
Identification & Functionality
Applications & Uses
Industrial use, Intermediate, Paint and Coatings, Personal care, Pesticide, Pharmaceutical, Process/Extraction Solvent, Raw material for chemical processes, Raw material for cosmetic products, Raw material for industry, Raw material for pharmaceuticals, Solvent.
Used as a chemical intermediate in Methyl Methacrylate (MMA), Bis-Phenol A (BPA), MIBK, DAA, and MIBC production. Used as a solvent in paints, inks, nail polish removers, acetylene cylinders, adhesives. Also used as a solvent in the manufacture of pharmaceuticals, vitamins and cosmetics.
|Value||Units||Test Method / Conditions|
|Purity (Wet Basis)||min. 99.5||wt%||GC|
|Specific Gravity at 20/20°C||min. 0.7910 (max. 0.7930)||-||ASTM D4052|
|Alkalinity as NH3||max. 0.001||wt%||ASTM D1614|
|Permanganate Stability (Mins@25C)||min. 120||-||ASTM D1363|
|Residue on Evaporation||max. 2||mg/100ml||ASTM D1353|
|Benzene||max. 10||ppm or mg/kg||GC|
|Acidity (as Acetic Acid)||max. 0.002||mass %||ASTM D1613|
|Distillation Range||min. 1||°C||ASTM D1078|
|Water||max. 0.5||wt%||ASTM D1364|
Regulatory & Compliance
Storage & Handling
Safe Handling Advice
- Ensure all equipment is electrically grounded before beginning transfer operations. Keep away from heat and sources of ignition.