tert-Butyl Alcohol 99% Analytical Reagent Grade

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Tert-Butanol, 2-Methyl-2-propanol, 2-Methylpropan-2-ol, t-Butanol, Trimethylcarbinol, t-Butyl hydroxide, Trimethyl Methanol, Tertiary-Butyl Alcohol, Trimethylmethanol, Dimethylethanol
Analytical Reagent Grade

The simplest Tertiary Alcohol is tert-Butyl Alcohol having the formula (CH3)3COH. It is also known as 2-Methyl-2-Propanol and Trimethyl Carbinol. It is one of Butanol's four isomers and appears as a colorless solid with a camphor-like odor that melts at room temperature. It is miscible with water, ethanol, and diethyl ether. Due to its high purity (99%), it is certified as an Analytical Reagent Grade chemical. Lab Alley is selling its premium quality tert-Butyl Alcohol, Analytical Reagent Grade, 99% in the USA and highly recommends to use it in analytical labs requiring repetitive, consistent, and reliable results are required.

t-Butyl Alcohol Skincare

The usual denaturants in cosmetic products and personal care products are: denatonium benzoate, t-butyl alcohol, diethyl phthalate and methyl alcohol. 

t-Butyl Alcohol Is Safe As Used In Cosmetic Products

t-Butyl Alcohol (t-BuOH) is a tertiary aliphatic alcohol that is used as a solvent or an alcohol denaturant and as a perfume carrier in cosmetics. t-BuOH was reported as an ingredient in 32 formulations of eye makeup, fragrance, and shaving preparations, at concentrations ranging from 0.00001% and 0.3%. Based on the available animal and clinical data in this report, it was concluded that t-BuOH is safe as used in cosmetic products. Read more here.


tert-Butyl Alcohol, Analytical Reagent Grade, 99% Features:

Assay Min 99.0%
Color(APHA) 20
Titrable Acid 0.001 mg/g
Water 0.1%
Carbonyl Compounds(as Formaldehyde) 0.01%
Residue after Evaporation 0.003%
Common Uses
  • Solvent
  • Reagent
Commercial/Industrial Applications
  • Personal care products
  • Cosmetics industries
  • Perfumes
  • Denaturing of Alcohols
Safety and Handling

tert-Butyl Alcohol Reagent Shipping Information:
DOT: Butanol, 3, UN1120, PG II, Hazmat Fee Required


Download Safety Data Sheet (SDS)