2-Methyl-1-pentanol[1]
Names
Preferred IUPAC name
2-Methylpentan-1-ol
Other names
2-Methyl-1-pentanol
Identifiers
3D model (JSmol)
ChEMBL
ChemSpider
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EC Number
  • 203-285-1
UNII
UN number 2053
  • InChI=1S/C6H14O/c1-3-4-6(2)5-7/h6-7H,3-5H2,1-2H3 checkY
    Key: PFNHSEQQEPMLNI-UHFFFAOYSA-N checkY[PubChem]
  • InChI=1/C6H14O/c1-3-4-6(2)5-7/h6-7H,3-5H2,1-2H3
    Key: PFNHSEQQEPMLNI-UHFFFAOYAK
  • OCC(C)CCC
Properties
C6H14O
Molar mass 102.174 g/mol
Appearance colorless liquid
Density 0.8263 g/cm3 at 20 °C
Boiling point 149 °C (300 °F; 422 K)
8.1 g/L
Solubility soluble in ethanol, acetone, diethyl ether, carbon tetrachloride
Vapor pressure 0.236 kPa
Thermochemistry
248.0 J·mol−1·K−1 (liquid)
Hazards
GHS labelling:
Danger
H226, H302, H315, H318, H319, H335
P210, P233, P240, P241, P242, P243, P261, P264, P270, P271, P280, P301+P312, P302+P352, P303+P361+P353, P304+P340, P305+P351+P338, P310, P312, P321, P330, P332+P313, P337+P313, P362, P370+P378, P403+P233, P403+P235, P405, P501
Flash point 54 °C (129 °F; 327 K)
310 °C (590 °F; 583 K)
Explosive limits 1.1 — 9.65%
Related compounds
Related compounds
Hexanol
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
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Infobox references

2-Methyl-1-pentanol (IUPAC name: 2-methylpentan-1-ol) is an organic chemical compound. It is used as a solvent and an intermediate in the manufacture of other chemicals.[2]

References

  1. ^ Lide, David R. (1998), Handbook of Chemistry and Physics (87 ed.), Boca Raton, Florida: CRC Press, pp. 3–398, 5–47, 8–106, 15–22, ISBN 0-8493-0594-2
  2. ^ Gangolli, S. (1999), The Dictionary of Substances and Their Effects, vol. 5 (2 ed.), London: Royal Society of Chemistry, p. 523, ISBN 978-0-85404-828-1, retrieved 2010-01-17