Isopropyl Alcohol

CAS#: 67-63-0

Synonyms: IPA; isopropanol; 2-propanol; dimethyl carbinol; sec-propyl alcohol; rubbing alcohol; 2-propyl alcohol

Uses: Manufacture of acetone and its derivatives, maufacture of glycerol and isopropyl acetate, solvent for essential and other oils, alkaloids, gums, resins, etc.; lantent solvent for cellulose derivatives, coatings solvent, deicing agent for liquid fuels, lacquers, extraction processes, dehydrating agent, preservative, lotions, denaturant.

Hazard: Vapors cause mild irritation of eyes and upper respiratory tract; high concentrations may be anesthetic. Liquid irritates eyes and may cause injury; harmless to skin; if ingested causes drunkenness and vomiting.  Highly Flammable; Peroxidizable Compound