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2-Isopropoxyethanol

Synonyms & Trade Names
Ethylene glycol isopropyl ether, β-Hydroxyethyl isopropyl ether, Isopropyl Cellosolve®, Isopropyl glycol
CAS No.
109-59-1
RTECS No.
KL5075000
DOT ID & Guide
Formula
(CH3)2CHOCH2CH2OH
Conversion
IDLH
N.D.
See: IDLH INDEX
Exposure Limits
NIOSH REL
See Appendix D
OSHA PEL
none See Appendix G
Measurement Methods
None available
See: NMAM or OSHA Methods
Physical Description
Colorless liquid with a mild, ethereal odor.
Molecular Weight
104.2
Boiling Point
283°F
Freezing Point
?
Solubility
Miscible
Vapor Pressure
3 mmHg
Ionization Potential
?
Specific Gravity
0.90
Flash Point
(oc) 92°F
Upper Exposive Limit
?
Lower Explosive Limit
?
Class IC Flammable Liquid: Fl.P. at or above 73°F and below 100°F.
Incompatibilities & Reactivities
Oxidizers
Exposure Routes
inhalation, skin absorption, ingestion, skin and/or eye contact
Symptoms
In Animals: irritation eyes, skin; hematuria (blood in the urine), anemia, pulmonary edema
Target Organs
Eyes, skin, respiratory system, blood
Personal Protection/Sanitation
(See protection codes)
Skin:Prevent skin contact
Eyes:Prevent eye contact
Wash skin:When contaminated
Remove:When wet (flammable)
Change:No recommendation
First Aid
(See procedures)
Eye:Irrigate immediately
Skin:Water wash immediately
Breathing:Respiratory support
Swallow:Medical attention immediately
Respirator Recommendations

Not available.

Important additional information about respirator selection

See also
INTRODUCTION   ICSC CARD: 1491
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