Product details

Isopropanol is a highly concentrated alcohol, which is often used as a substitute for ethanol. The uses are very versatile. Isopropanol is in many disinfectant solutions, because it can quickly and easily cleaned surfaces. The advantage is that isopropanol evaporates very quickly and thus leaves behind no residue. Isopropanol can be used as a solvent for fats, oils, resins, adhesives, tar, silicone, paint and ink.

CAS-No. 67-63-0
EINECS-No. 200-661-7
Chemical formula: C3H8O

Trade name: Isopropanol / Isopropyl Alcohol

Synonyms: Isopropyl alcohol | 2-Propanol | sec-Propyl alcohol | s-Propanol | iPrOH | Dimethyl carbinol | IPA
Application of the substance / the preparation: Solvents


 Specifications GENERAL

MSDS according 91/155 EEC (2001/58 EC)

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More information

Information pertaining to particular dangers for man and environment:
R 11 Highly flammable.
R 36 Irritating to eyes.
R 67 Vapours may cause drowsiness and dizziness.

Classification system:
The classification was made according to the latest editions of the EU-lists, and expanded using company data and specialized literature.
Chemical characterization
CAS No. Description: 67-63-0 propan-2-ol

Identification number(s):
EINECS Number: 200-661-7
EU Number:
General Information
Form: Fluid
Colour: Clear
Odour: Alcohol-like

Change in condition
Melting point/Melting range: -89.5°C
Boiling point/Boiling range:
Flash point:
Ignition temperature: 425°C
Danger of explosion: Product is not explosive. However, formation of
explosive air/vapour mixtures are possible.

Explosion limits:
Lower: 2 Vol %
Upper: 12 Vol %
Vapour pressure at 20°C: 43 mbar
Density at 20°C:
0.785 g/cm3

Solubility in / Miscibility with


1.000 g/l
Land transport ADR/RID (cross-border)
ADR/RID class: 3 (F1) Flammable liquids
Danger code (Kemler): 33
UN-Number: 1219
Packaging group: II
Label: 3
Description of goods: 1219 ISOPROPANOL (ISOPROPYL ALCOHOL)
Remarks: Limited quantitiy: 3 l inner packaging, 30 kg gross packaging unit
ADR chapter 1.10 (security) has to be observed!
Maritime transport IMDG:
IMDG Class: 3
UN Number: 1219
Label: 3
Packaging group:: II
EMS-Number: F-E,S-D
Lufttransport ICAO-TI und IATA-DGR:
ICAO/IATA Class: 3
UN Number: 1219
Label: 3
Packaging group:: II
Proper shipping name: CORROSIVE LIQUID, ACIDIC, ORGANIC, N.O.S. (Etidronisäure, PHOSPHOROUS ACID)
Remarks: Packing Instructions:
For Limited Quantities: Y305 (Max Net Qty/Pkg: 1 l)
Passenger and Cargo Aircraft: 305 (Max Net Qty/Pkg: 5 l)
Cargo Aircraft only: 307 (Max Net Qty/Pkg: 60 l)
Markings according to EC guidelines:
The product has been classified and marked in accordance with EU Directives / Ordinance on Hazardous Materials

Risk phrases:
11 Highly flammable.
36 Irritating to eyes.
67 Vapours may cause drowsiness and dizziness.

Safety phrases:
7 Keep container tightly closed.
16 Keep away from sources of ignition - No smoking.
24/25 Avoid contact with skin and eyes.
26 In case of contact with eyes, rinse immediately with plenty of water and seek medical advice.

National regulations:

Information about limitation of use:
Restrictions on juvenile employment must be observed.

Water hazard class: Water hazard class 1 (Assessment by list): slightly hazardous for water.

Hazard description

GHS-hazard labels

Hazadous material sign

Xi Irritant flammable