N Propanol, also known as propyl alcohol, 1-propanol,1-propyl alcohol, is a liquid formed in small amounts by the oxidation of aliphatic hydrocarbons. It is a clear colorless substance which odor is similar to rubbing alcohol. It has many uses, especially in the chemical and pharmaceutical industry. It is highly flammable and it can cause significant irritations when exposed unproperly.
- Lacquer formulation
- Dye solutions
- Window cleaners
Industrial uses of propanol 2 include:
- Chemical intermediate
- Gasoline additive
- Coatings solvent
- Acetone derivative
Safety and Handling Rules
While using this product, wear personal protective equipment. Avoid contact with skin, eyes, and clothe. Do NOT ingest, do NOT breathe. N Propanol is highly flammable, therefore, keep it away from fire, heat, or flames. Its fumes can cause serious damage to eyes, and skin irritation as well. N Propanol’s vapor may cause dizziness and cause irritation of respiratory tract. If swollen, Lungs may be affected.
RESPONSE: If skin/eyes contact: wash with plenty of water the affected area for at least 15 min. If ingested, take the victim to fresh air. If the victim lacks oxygen, remove tight clothing such as belt, tie, or collar and give oxygen. If the victim is not breathing, perform mouth-to-mouth resuscitation method while contacting medical attention as soon as possible.
Key Physical Characteristics
|Specific Gravity @ 20/20C||0.8040||0.8060||ASTM D1298/D4052|
|Water (wt%)||0.1||ASTM D1064|
|Acidity as Acetic Acid (wt%)||0.003||ASTM D1613|
|Color (Pt-Co)||5||ASTM D1209|
|Miscibility with DIW||No Opalescence||ASTM D1722|
|Appearance||Clear and free||Visual|
|Gas Chromatography Analysis (wt% Anhydrous Basis)|
|N Propanol||E0525||$370.00 Drum COG|