What is Diacetone Alcohol?
Diacetone alcohol, with the chemical formula (CH3)2C(OH)CH2COCH3, is a clear liquid with a slightly sweet smell. It is often used as an intermediate in the synthesis of other chemicals and as a solvent in various applications.
What do you use Diacetone alcohol for?
- Solvent: In many industrial and laboratory applications due to its excellent solubility properties.
- Intermediate: Important in the production of other chemicals, including certain resins and plastics.
- Paints & Coatings: Often used as a slow evaporating solvent in paints and coatings.
- Ink: In certain types of ink due to its solubility and stability.
Dangers of Diacetone Alcohol
Prolonged or repeated exposure to Diacetone alcohol may cause irritation of the skin, eyes and respiratory tract. It is important to use this product in a well-ventilated area and avoid direct contact with the skin and eyes.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
- Is Diacetone Alcohol Safe to Use?
With appropriate precautions, it is safe for use. Be sure to minimize exposure and work in well-ventilated areas.
- How should I safely store Diacetone alcohol?
Store it in a cool, dry and well-ventilated area, away from sources of ignition and incompatible substances.
- Where can I find more information about Diacetone alcohol?
For detailed information, please visit [Pubchem – Diacetone alcohol].
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