Diisobutyl Ketone is a colorless liquid with a sweet smell.
This material has poor water solubility but is miscible with alcohols and ketones. DIBK also has a slow evaporation rate and high boiling point. The typical flash point for this material is 120°F.
The most typical application for DIBK is in paints and coatings as solvent. Other applications for this material include inks, cleaning and degreasing agents, mining and leather finishing products.