Acetone

Acetone

CH3COCH3

CAS:

67-64-1

Dimethyl Ketone, Dimethyl Carbonyl, β-Ketopropane, Propanone, 2-Propanone, Ketone Propane, Dimethyl Formaldehyde, Pyroacetic Spirit

  • Description:

Acetone is a colorless, volatile, flammable organic compound and is the simplest and smallest ketone with a sweetish odor. Acetone is a versatile liquid which is less dense than water, and its Vapor is heavier than air. It is a common building block in organic chemistry.

Applications

  • Sealants and Foam
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Artificial Leather
  • Solvent for Paints, Coatings, Inks and Adhesives
  • Cleaning Products
  • Personal Care Products
  • Acetate Rayon Solvent
  • Production of Cleaners
  • Processing of Plastics and Synthetic Fibers
  • Solvent for Extraction
  • Absorbent
  • Chemical Intermediate
  • Polar Solvent for Organic Reactions.
  • Precipitation Agent

Specifications

PropertyUnitMethodValue
Molecular Weightg/mol ASTM D6579-1158.080
Boiling Point at 760 mmHg ASTM D5399-0956.05
Melting Point at 760 mmHg ASTM D5399-09-94.7
Flash Point ASTM D93-18-20
Specific Gravity at 25 ℃ ASTM D854-140.787
Viscosity at 25 ℃mPa.s ASTM D445-180.295
Solubility at 25 ℃ in Watermg/ml ASTM D2042-15100
Vapor Pressure at 25 ℃kPa ASTM E1194-1730.6
Density at 25 ℃gr/cm3 ASTM D792-130.7845
Evaporation Rate (n-Butyl Acetate=1.0) ASTM D3539-119.08
Acetone