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COSMETICS + AEROSOLS | ISO PROPYL ALCOHOL
Iso Propanol (or 2-propanol, iso propyl alcohol, IPA) is a structural isomer of propanol and has the molecular formula of C3H8O. It is a clear, colourless liquid and has a distinctive strong alcohol or acetone-like odour. This solvent is highly flammable, with a flashpoint of around 11 – 13° C. Iso propanol is soluble in most solvents, including water.
The largest use of iso propanol is as a solvent, cleaning product and a chemical intermediate. It can be found in paints, thinners for wood furnishings, inks, cosmetics, toiletries, household cleaning products, specialist cleaning products and room sprays. It can also be used as an anti-freeze and plays an important part in making the water component of petrol more soluble so that it doesn’t freeze. Iso propanol can also be used as a biological specimen preservative with a solution mixture of around 90%. The main user end markets for this product are the motor, paints, cosmetics and cleaning industries.
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