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Methyl tert-butyl ether 5 Litre

Also known as MTBE, 2-Methoxy-2-methylpropane

H.S.Code 290919 CAS No. 1634-04-4
Molecular Formula C5H12O Molecular Weight 88.150
Physical State Liquid Refractive index 1.3689
Odour Disagreeable odor Solubility in water Soluble
Density 0.7404 g/cm3 Flash point -33 °C
pH value Melting Point -109 °C

About Methyl tert-butyl ether

Methyl tert-butyl ether (MTBE) is a flammable liquid with a distinctive, disagreeable odor. It is manufactured via the chemical reaction of methanol and isobutylene.

Methyl Tert-butyl Ether is an important chemical used as an octane booster in gasoline to replace tetra ethyl lead. MTBE is extensively used in industry as a safer alternative to diethyl ether.

Methyl tert-butyl ether Molecular Image

MTBE Specifications

Packaging 5 litre
Form Liquid
Colour Colourless
Grade Commercial
Hazard Class
Storage Store MTBE in a cool, dry well-ventilated location, away from fire hazard
Shelf Life 12 Months
MTBE 5 Ltr Can

5 Litre