Secondary Butyl Alcohol is an organic liquid that is colorless and clear to pale yellow.
- CAS #: 78-92-2
- EINECS #: 201-158-5
- Synonyms: 1 – Methyl – 1 – Propanol; 1 – Methylpropyl Alcohol; 2 – Butanol; 2 – Hydroxybutane; Methyl Ethyl Carbinol; SBA; Sec Butanol; Secondary Butanol
- Formula: C4H10O
Secondary Butyl Alcohol is an organic liquid that is colorless and clear to pale yellow. Secondary Butyl Alcohol is considered flammable with a flash point of 72 F. SBA has an evaporation rate of 89.7 and boiling point of 211 F. Secondary Butyl Alcohol has moderate solubility in water.
- UN: 1120
- ERG: 129
- Class: 3
- Packing Group: II
Secondary Butyl Alcohol is typically used as one of the main components in the production of MEK. Other applications include cleaning products, paint removers, and solvents.