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ISOPHORONE (IPHO)
Aug 31, 2018

Chemical Name: IPHO, Isophorone, 3,5,5-Trimethyl-2-Cyclohexene-1-One,

1,1,3-Trimethyl-3-cyclohexene-5-one

Structural Formula:   image.png

Molecular Formula: C9H14O

Molecular Weight: 138.21

CAS No.: 78-59-1

EINECS No.: 201-126-0



An unsaturated cyclic ketone with high boiling point.

An isomers mixture of α-Isophorone (3,5,5-Trimethyl-2-Cyclohexen-1-One) and β-Isophorone

(3,5,5-Trimethyl-3-Cyclohexen-1-One).

Excellent dissolving power for various organics, polymers, resins and chemical products.


Usage:
As a high boiling solvent in paints and varnishes, PVDF resins, insecticide formulations and
herbicide;
As levelling agent for polyacrylate, alkyde, epoxy and phenolic resins;
Synthesis intermediate for of IPDA (isophorone diamine) / IPDI (isophorone diisocyanate),
3,5-Xylenol.


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