What is Isobutyl Vinyl Ether (Isobutanol Vinyl Ether)?

Isobutyl Vinyl Ether or Isobutanol Vinyl Ether is a colorless and transparent industrial chemical. It is available as a liquid with a strong, pungent odor and a 0.769 g/mL density. Its other trading names are vinyl isobutyl ether, isobutoxyethene, Lutanol LR 8500, Vinoflex MO 400, 1 - (ethenyloxy) - 2 – methylpropane.

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Isobutyl Vinyl Ether (Isobutanol Vinyl Ether)

 

What is Isobutyl Vinyl Ether (Isobutanol Vinyl Ether) used for?

In the industrial, isobutyl vinyl ether has a wide variety of uses. One of these uses is as a polymer in various goods such as coatings, lacquers, and surgical adhesives. It is also utilized as a polystyrene and alkyd resin modifier. Another use is as a plasticizer for nitrocellulose and other polymers. It's being used as an antiseptic in medical wipes and, more frequently, antibacterial hand sanitizer gels because of its bactericidal and antifungal properties.

  • It is utilized as a chemical intermediary.
  • It is utilized as a chemical reagent and organic intermediate for a variety of plasticizers, coatings, auxiliaries, and other products.
  • It is employed as a component in the production of some biofuels.
  • It is primarily used for varnishes and solvent precursors (esters).

 

What is the Chemical Formula of Isobutyl Vinyl Ether (Isobutanol Vinyl Ether)?

Isobutyl Vinyl Ether or known as Isobutanol Vinyl Ether, is used widely as an industrial chemical. Its chemical formula is C6H12O.

 

Is Isobutyl Vinyl Ether (Isobutanol Vinyl Ether) harmful to life?

Isobutyl Vinyl Ether (Isobutanol Vinyl Ether) is an industrial chemical that can cause skin, eyes, respiratory and digestive tract irritation. This substance's toxicological characteristics have not been thoroughly studied.

 

Where is Isobutyl Vinyl Ether (Isobutanol Vinyl Ether) found? What does Isobutyl Vinyl Ether (Isobutanol Vinyl Ether) look like?

This isobutyl vinyl ether or isobutanol vinyl ether has a colorless, transparent appearance. It is a liquid with a strong pungent smell. It can be produced in laboratories by the carbonylation of propylene.

 

What are the hazardous effects of Isobutyl Vinyl Ether (Isobutanol Vinyl Ether)?

Though it is known to be the least toxic of the butanols, recurrent or continuous unfacilitated or unprotected exposure to Isobutyl Vinyl Ether (Isobutanol Vinyl Ether) may result in severe eye damage, skin, and respiratory irritation.

 

What precautionary measures should be in handling Isobutyl Vinyl Ether (Isobutanol Vinyl Ether)?

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Proper handling of Isobutyl Vinyl Ether (Isobutanol Vinyl Ether)

It is highly explosive in the form of vapor when exposed to open flame or sparks. Proper handling and storage of Isobutyl Vinyl Ether (Isobutanol Vinyl Ether) must be fully observed and the wearing appropriate personal protective equipment. It is highly flammable. Keep away from sparks. Keep in a closed container and away from incompatible substances in a cold, dry place.

 

What will happen if Isobutyl Vinyl Ether (Isobutanol Vinyl Ether) is heated?

Isobutyl Vinyl Ether (Isobutanol Vinyl Ether) has a flashpoint of 15°F. When exposed to heat, it will polymerize.

 

Is Isobutyl Vinyl Ether (Isobutanol Vinyl Ether) soluble compound?

Isobutyl Vinyl Ether or known as Isobutanol Vinyl Ether is insoluble in water but highly soluble in ether and alcohol.

 

Where can I buy Isobutyl Vinyl Ether (Isobutanol Vinyl Ether)?

At Camachem, we have Isobutyl Vinyl Ether (Isobutanol Vinyl Ether 98%) in stock and for sale. It is available in different weight packaging:

  • Plastic drum with 200kg/drum capacity
  • Intermediate Bulk Container (IBC) drum with 1000kg capacity/drum

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Isobutyl Vinyl Ether (Isobutanol Vinyl Ether) Packaging

 

How much does Isobutyl Vinyl Ether (Isobutanol Vinyl Ether) cost?

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Isobutyl Vinyl Ether (Isobutanol Vinyl Ether) Cost

Prices are affected by the cost of raw materials used in the manufacturing process of Isobutyl Vinyl Ether (Isobutanol Vinyl Ether 98%). However, our estimated FOB price of Isobutyl Vinyl Ether (Isobutanol Vinyl Ether 98%)  is $3,360 per tonne. Free quotation for bulk orders is available upon request.

 

What is pH of Isobutyl Vinyl Ether (Isobutanol Vinyl Ether)?

Isobutyl Vinyl Ether (Isobutanol Vinyl Ether) is an industrial chemical with a variable pH range from 5-7.

 

Is Isobutyl Vinyl Ether (Isobutanol Vinyl Ether) an Electrolyte compound?

Isobutyl Vinyl Ether (Isobutanol Vinyl Ether) is a non-electrolyte compound due to its identified neutral component – Isobutyl alcohol.

 

Can Isobutyl Vinyl Ether (Isobutanol Vinyl Ether) go down the drain?

Isobutyl Vinyl Ether (Isobutanol Vinyl Ether) can pose hazards to human life and the environment. It has to be kept out of the sewer, drains, and natural waterways. For proper discarding, it should be disposed of by thermal treatment or incineration at approved facilities.

 

Is Isobutyl Vinyl Ether (Isobutanol Vinyl Ether) Acidic or Basic?

Isobutyl Vinyl Ether is a base. Its primary component, isobutanol is alkyl alcohol with a methyl group at position 2. It is a primary alkyl alcohol and derived from isobutane hydride.

 

What is Isobutyl Vinyl Ether (Isobutanol Vinyl Ether) different from Isobutyraldehyde?

Isobutyraldehyde has the formula (CH3)2CHCHO. It smells like soggy porridge or straw. With alpha hydrogen atom, it performs the Cannizaro reaction. It's a colorless gas and is mostly found in vitamins, fragrances, flavorings, rubber, industrial chemicals, and gasoline.