isobutyl carbinol

isobutyl carbinol

[¦ī·sō′byüd·əl ′kär·bə‚nȯl]
(organic chemistry)
(CH3)2CH(CH2)2OH Colorless liquid with pungent taste and disagreeable aroma; soluble in alcohol and ether, slightly soluble in water; boils at 132°C; used as a chemical intermediate and solvent, and in pharmaceutical products and medicines. Also known as isoamyl alcohol.
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Products: Acetone derivatives, including isophorone, methyl isobutyl carbinol, and methyl isobutyl ketone
3% purity was separated from PET, using reagents such as calcium lignin sulfonate and methyl isobutyl carbinol (MIBC) [17].
Products: Acetone derivatives, including: methyl isobutyl carbinol, and methyl isobutyl ketone