Normal Butyl Alcohol
Alternative Names: NBA, n-Butanol, Butan-1-ol
CAS Number: 71-36-3 EC Number: 200-751-6
Normal butanol, also known as n-butanol, is a four-carbon alcohol with the chemical formula C4H9OH. It is a clear, colourless liquid with a slightly sweet odour, it is miscible with water and many organic solvents.
N-butanol is a versatile solvent that can dissolve a wide range of substances. It is commonly used as a solvent in the manufacturing of lacquers, coatings, varnishes, resins, and synthetic rubber. It is also used as a cleaning solvent or extraction solvent in various industrial applications.