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Mono Iso Propyl Amine

Cas Number

75-31-0

Other Names

(Propan-2-yl)amine

Isopropylamine

2-aminopropane

2-propanamine

monoisopropylamine

MIPA

The formula

C3H9N

Introduction

Isopropylamine (monoisopropyl amine, MIPA, 2-Propylamine) is an organic compound, an amine. It is a hygroscopic colorless liquid with ammonia-like odor. It is miscible with water and flammable. It is a valuable intermediate in chemical industry.

Physical and Chemical Properties
Physical state and appearance Colorless liquid
Odor Ammoniacal odor
Molecular Weight 59 g/mol
pH (1% soln/water): 12.3
Color Colorless
Boiling Point 33.5°C (92.3°F)
Critical Temperature 202°C (395.6°F)
Flash point -35’C CC NFT 60 103
Melting Point 101°C (-149.8°F)
Specific Gravity 0.69 (water = 1)
Vapor Pressure 9.57 psia (0.66 bar) @ 70 F (21 C)
Vapor Density 2.03
Volatility 100
Odor Threshold 1PPM
Water/Oil Dist. Coeff: The product is more soluble in oil; log(oil/water) = 0.3
Dispersion Properties See solubility in water, acetone
Solubility Easily soluble in acetone. Soluble in cold water.
Mono Iso Propyl Amine 99.7 % min
2-Propanol 0.10% max
Ammonia 0.05% max
Di Isopropylamine 0.05 % max
Acetone 0.10 % max
Water 0.10 % max
Applications

It is used in agro chemicals, pharmaceuticals, rubber curing ingredient and dyestuff.