2-Hydroxyisobutyric acid

Purity : >98.0%(GC)(T)

CAS No.: 594-61-6
EC No.: 209-848-8
EC Name: 2-hydroxy-2-methylpropanoic acid
ECHA Name: 2-hydroxy-2-methylpropionic acid

2-Methyllactic acid
2-Hydroxy-2-methylpropanoic acid
Acetonic acid

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SKU: 2-Hydroxyisobutyric acid ; 594-61-6 ; 2-hydroxy-2-methylpropanoic acid ; 209-848-8 ; 2-hydroxy-2-methylpropionic acid ; 100.008.955 Category:
Purity / Analysis Method >98.0%(GC)(T)
Molecular Formula / Molecular Weight C4H8O3 = 104.11
Physical State (20 deg.C) Solid
CAS RN 594-61-6
PubChem Substance ID 87572428
MDL Number MFCD00004459

Specification & Properties

Appearance White to Almost white powder to crystal
Purity(GC) min. 98.0 %
Purity(Neutralization titration) min. 98.0 %
Melting point 79.0 to 82.0 deg.C
Solubility in Water almost transparency
Melting Point 80 deg.C
Boiling Point 212 deg.C

Safety & Regulations

Safety Information:
Chemical Safety Chemical SafetyChemical Safety
Signal Word Danger
Hazard Statements H315 : Causes skin irritation.
H318 : Causes serious eye damage.
Precautionary Statements P264 : Wash skin thoroughly after handling.
P280 : Wear protective gloves/ eye protection/ face protection.
P302 + P352 : IF ON SKIN: Wash with plenty of water.
P362 + P364 : Take off contaminated clothing and wash it before reuse.
P332 + P313 : If skin irritation occurs: Get medical advice/ attention.
P305 + P351 + P338 + P310 : IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. Immediately call a POISON CENTER/doctor.
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Hazard Classification:

According to the classification provided by companies to ECHA in REACH registrations this substance
causes serious eye damage,
causes skin irritation and
may cause respiratory irritation.

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