3-Pentanone facts for kids
Quick facts for kids3-Pentanone
|Other names||Diethyl ketone, diethylketone, 3-pentanone, dimethyl acetone, propione, metacetone, methacetone, ethyl ketone|
|Molar mass||86.13 g mol-1|
|Density||0.81 g/cm3 at 20 °C|
-39 °C, 234 K, -38 °F
102 °C, 375 K, 216 °F
|Solubility in water||35 g/L|
|Vapor pressure||35 mmHg|
exposure limit (PEL)
|Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C, 100 kPa)|
3-Pentanone, also called diethyl ketone, is an organic compound. It is a ketone with five carbon atoms. It smells like acetone and is soluble in water. It is used as a solvent in paint and is used to make vitamin E.
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