Description and features
Pinacolone is a colorless clear liquid which has C6H12O as chemical formula. This substance is an unsymmetrical ketone and is used as intermediate in the production of pharmaceuticals and pesticides.
Pinacolone is also known as 3,3-dimethylbutanone and tert-butyl methyl ketone.
United States: We have regular sales of this substance, this product can be stocked upon request. In this case our delivery time is about 1 week.
Canada, South America, South Africa and other markets can also be served, please contact our sales department for more details. We don’t supply this substance to EU customers.
|HS code||2914 19 90|
|Appearance||Colorless clear liquid|
Pinacolone is mainly used in the production of triazole pesticides, such as triadimefon, paclobutrazol, uniconazole, metribuzin, etc. Further it finds its application in the production of pharmaceuticals.
Available packaging: 20 KG drums, 170 KG drums, 870 Kg IBC
Special packaging is available on request.
Store Pinacolone in a cool, dry and well-ventilated area and in line with legal requirements.
A Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) is available for Pinacolone and all other products supplied by Vesta Chemicals BV.
An MSDS describes the hazards of a product and explains how a product can be safely handled, used and stored. Besides it provides important regulatory and emergency response information for the purchased product.
Molecular and structural information
|Molecular weight||100.16 g/mol|
|Boiling point:||106.10 ºC @ 1.013 hPa|
|Bulk density||0.7229 cm3 @ 25 ºC|
|Flash point||5 ºC|
|Partition coefficient (log Pow)||1.20 @ 20 ºC|
|Solubility in water||19 g/l @ 25 ºC|
|Vapour pressure||31.5 mm Hg @ 25 ºC|