CHEMICAL FORMULA: C5H6O
PROPERTY: Colorless transparent liquid, turns black when exposed to the light, similar to ether odor, slightly soluble to water, solubility in 100g water:0.3, specific gravity:0.9132, boiling point:63.2-65.6oC, melting point:-88.68oC, refractive index:1.4320, flash point:-22oC.
USE: Medical intermediate, used in preparing Vitamin B1, chloroquine phosphate and primaquine phosphate. Besides, it’s also the good solvent.
PACKING: Packed in metal pail, 160kg or 180kg per pail.
STORAGE: Stored in cool, dry place. Avoid fire.