Alcohol

Alcohol

Synonyms Ethanol; Aethanol; Aethylalkohol; Alcool ethylique; Alcool etilico; Alkohol; Alkoholu etylowego; Etanolo; Ethyl alcohol; Ethyl hydrate; Ethyl hydroxide; Etylowy alkohol; Methylcarbinol

CAS Number: 64-17-5 Molecular Formula: C2H6O Molecular Weight: 46.069 g/mol

Beilstein Registry Number: 1718733 EC Number: 200-578-6 MDL Number: MFCD00003568

SKU 02300010-CF
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Description

Product Description

Alcohol

Application Notes

Alcohol is found in beverages for adults. It is often used as a preservative for specimens in the fields of science and medicine. Alcohol can be used as an antiseptic to disinfect the skin before injections are given, often along with iodine. Alcohols have applications in industry and science as reagents or solvents.

Usage Statement

Unless specified otherwise, MP Biomedical's products are for research or further manufacturing use only, not for direct human use. For more information, please contact our customer service department.

Key Applications

Alcoholic beverages | Antiseptics | Preservative | Solvents

Specifications
SKU 02300010-CF
Alternate Names Ethanol; Aethanol; Aethylalkohol; Alcool ethylique; Alcool etilico; Alkohol; Alkoholu etylowego; Etanolo; Ethyl alcohol; Ethyl hydrate; Ethyl hydroxide; Etylowy alkohol; Methylcarbinol
Application Notes Alcohol is found in beverages for adults. It is often used as a preservative for specimens in the fields of science and medicine. Alcohol can be used as an antiseptic to disinfect the skin before injections are given, often along with iodine. Alcohols have applications in industry and science as reagents or solvents.
Auto Ignition 689° F (USCG, 1999)
Base Catalog Number 300010
Beilstein Registry Number 1718733
Boiling Point 173.3° F at 760 mm Hg (NTP, 1992)
CAS # 64-17-5
Density 0.79 at 68° F (USCG, 1999)
EC Number 200-578-6
Flash Point 55° F (NTP, 1992)
Format Liquid
Grade ACS grade, Anhydrous
Hazard Statements H225
Melting Point -173.4° F (NTP, 1992)
Molecular Formula C2H6O
Molecular Weight 46.069 g/mol
Partition Coefficient Log P(oct) = -0.32 (Lit.)
Personal Protective Equipment Eyeshields, Faceshields, Full-face particle respirator, Gloves, Respirator cartridge, Respirator filter
RTECS Number KQ6300000
Safety Symbol GHS02
Solubility greater than or equal to 100 mg/mL at 73° F (NTP, 1992)
Usage Statement Unless specified otherwise, MP Biomedical's products are for research or further manufacturing use only, not for direct human use. For more information, please contact our customer service department.
Vapor Density 1.59 (NTP, 1992) (Relative to Air)
Vapor Pressure 40 mm Hg at 66° F ; 50 mm Hg at 77° F (NTP, 1992)