Methanol is a colorless, volatile and flammable liquid with a mild alcohol odor. Methanol is used as an industrial solvent in resins, inks, adhesives, paint strippers, aerosol and non-aerosol spray paints, etc. Plus, this product is used as a reagent for chemicals such as acetic acid, formaldehyde, cholesterol, antibiotics, and other pharmaceuticals.
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Methanol(also known as methyl alcohol and wood alcohol) is an organic solvent with the formula of CH3OH. It is one of the basic chemicals and is used to produce many other chemical products Such as different solvents, fuels, and antifreezes.
Methanol (abbreviated as MeOH) is soluble in other alcohols, esters, ketones, ethers, etc. Plus, this product is soluble in water.
The chemical and physical properties of ArChem Methanol are listed below:
|Molecular Formula||CH4O or CH3OH|
|Molecular weight||32.04 g/mol|
|Density||0.791 g cm–3|
|Boiling Point||64.7 °C|
|Melting Point||-98 °C|
ArChem Methanol is an important chemical that is utilized in the production of different solvents, antifreeze, carpeting, adhesives, and dyes. Some of ArChem Methanol’s uses are listed below:
Methanol is industrially produced by carbon monoxide hydrogenation in the presence of copper-zinc catalysts.
CO + 2 H2 → CH3OH
Plus, regarding the excess hydrogen, carbon dioxide is injected into the methanol synthesis reactor and it reacts to form methanol according to the:
CO2 + 3 H2 → CH3OH + H2O
Methanol is a Flammable liquid and should be stored in a special area for flammable liquids. Other storage conditions of ArChem Methanol are listed below:
Exposure to Methanol by inhalation or ingestion may result in visual disturbances, such as blurred or dimness of vision. Other hazardous effects are listed below:
Personal protective equipment (PPE) should be worn when handling Methanol to protect the eyes, face, and skin. Plus, the environment must be properly ventilated. If contact is made with the skin, immediately wash the contaminated area and seek medical attention. If contact is made with the eyes, immediately wash them with large amounts of water.
Methanol solvent is commonly used in resins, inks, adhesives, and paints. Plus, this product is used as a chemical agent in pharmaceuticals.
The other name of methanol is methyl alcohol.
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Methanol is a poisonous substance that can be absorbed through the eyes, skin, lungs, and digestive system. Personal protective equipment should be worn when handling Methanol to protect the eyes, face, and skin.
The CAS number of Methanol is 67-56-1.
The HS code of Methanol is 29051100.