Acetone BP 25LT Go Back

CASR

: 67-64-1

Molecular Formula

: CH3COCH3

Molecular Weight

: 58.08
Specifications  
Appearance: Volatile, clear, colourless liquid.
Solubility: Miscible with water and with ethanol (96%)
Identification A (Relative density, 20°C): 0.790 to 0.793
Identification B (By Chemical test): An intense red colour should produce which becomes violet with the addition of 3.5 mL of acetic acid
Identification C (By Chemical test): A greenish-blue colour should produce
Appearance of solution: Clear and colourless solution
Acidity or Alkalinity: Red or orange solution
Relative density, 20°C: 0.790 to 0.793
Reducing substances: The mixture should not completely decolourise.
Related substances: Impurity A (Methanol): 0.05% v/v max
Related substances: Impurity B (2-Propanol): 0.05% v/v max
Related substances: Impurity C (Benzene): 2ppm v/v max
Related substances: Any other impurity: 0.05% v/v max
Matter insoluble in water: Clear solution
Residue on evaporation: 50ppm max
Water: 3 g/l max
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