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Sep 28, 2018

Iso propanol=Iso propyl alcohol

Isopropyl Alcohol (or 2-propanol and iso propanol) is a clear, colorless liquid and has a distinctive strong alcohol like odor. This solvent is highly flammable, with a flashpoint of around 11 – 13° C. Isopropyl Alcohol is soluble in most solvents, including water. 


Product NameIsopropyl Alcohol
Synonymspropan-2-ol, 2-propanol, isopropanol, Rubbing Alcohol
CAS No.67-63-0
AppearanceColorless liquid
Assay99% Min
Molecular Wt.60.1 g mol-1-2
Specific Gravity @ 25 °C0.784 °C Max
Color10 HAZEN Max
Boiling Point82.5 °C
Miscibility with waterComplete
Residue12 ppm Max
Water Content650 ppm Max
Acidity as Acetic Acid10 ppm Max


  • The main user end markets for Isopropanol product are the motor, paints, cosmetics and cleaning industries.

  • The largest use Isopropyl Alcohol is as a solvent, cleaning product and a chemical intermediate.

  • Isopropanol can be found in paints, thinners for wood furnishings, inks, cosmetics, toiletries, household cleaning products, specialist cleaning products and room sprays.

  • Isopropanol can also be used as an anti-freeze and plays an important part in making the water component of petrol more soluble so that it doesn’t freeze.

  • Isopropanol can also be used as a biological specimen preservative with a solution mixture of around 90%.

  • Package : 160 Kg Drum or isotank

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