Isopropanol (CAS 67-63-0) has various synonyms, including isopropyl alcohol, 2 propanol, rubbing alcohol, or as an abbreviation IPA, and has the chemical configuration [(CH3)2CHOH]. Isopropyl alcohol is the least complex secondary alcohol, and is used in the manufacture and final product of a wide variety of household and industrial products such as antiseptics, antibacterial formulas, and detergents. At room temperature, isopropanol is a clear, colorless liquid with a distinct and pungent odor. Isopropanol is highly flammable and toxic to ingest; it should be handled with care.
Isopropanol is used
As a solvent for chemical reactions.
As a solvent for oils, gums, alkaloids, ethyl cellulose, and other organic compounds.
As a cleaning agent for solutions requiring a antibacterial or germicidal solution, such as detergents and antiseptics.
In medical settings, as a disinfectant for skin surrounding injection sites.
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