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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
Measurement Methods

None available
See: NMAM or OSHA Methods
Physical Description
Colorless liquid with a mild, ethereal odor.
MW:
104.2
BP:
283°F
FRZ:
?
Sol:
Miscible
VP:
3 mmHg
IP:
?
Sp.Gr:
0.90
Fl.P(oc): 92°F
UEL:
?
LEL:
?
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   See ICSC CARD: 1491
 
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