Diacetone alcohol has a high purity. It is colourless and odourless and has a low evaporation rate. Diacetone alcohol is mainly used in paints and coatings (coil coatings, wood varnishes, architectural coatings…). It is a good solvent for organic peroxides. It can also be used for the treatment of textiles and leather, in chemical synthesis or as a cleaning solvent.
|Molar Weight||116.160 g/mol|
|Melting Point||-44 °C|
|Boiling Point||166 °C|
|Forms||Liquid (clear), Colourless|
Synonyms: DAA, 4-Hydroxy-4-methylpentan-2-one, 4-Hydroxy-4-methyl-2-pentanone, 4-Hydroxy-2-keto-4-methylpentane
Chemical Formula: C6H12O2
CAS Number: 123-42-2