Acetone

Acetone is a component for the synthesis of many chemical products. It belongs to many organic solvents: 646, Р-4, Р-5. Acetone is a component for the synthesis of such chemical agents as diacetone alcohol, isophorone, diphenyl propane, methyl metacrylate, biphenol, and many other important chemical components. Acetone is also used in manufacture of varnishes. It is widely used for acetylene storage. Acetone is also applied in production of drugs.
Acetone

Formula for Acetone

(CH3)2CO

Formula for Acetone

Properties for Acetone

Molar mass: 58.08 g·mol−1
Melting point:  −95 – −93 °C;  −139 – −136 °F; 178–180 K
Boiling point:   56–57 °C; 133–134 °F; 329–330 K
Density: 0.791 g cm−3