Isopropyl Alcohol 91% USP Grade
A Versatile and Reliable Solvent:
Isopropyl Alcohol 91% USP Grade is a widely used solvent and disinfectant known for its effectiveness in a variety of medical, pharmaceutical, and cleaning applications.
This concentration of isopropyl alcohol offers a balance between effectiveness and mildness, with a formula that is less harsh than higher concentrations.
Appearance and Purity:
A clear, colorless liquid, it has a distinctive alcohol odor and is free from impurities, aligning with USP grade standards.
Boiling and Melting Point:
With a boiling point of around 82°C and a melting point of -89°C, it is suitable for use in various temperature-sensitive environments.
Solubility and Density:
Highly soluble in water and many organic compounds, it has a density of about 0.784 g/mL at 20°C, making it lighter than water.
Its applications include use as a disinfectant, solvent in pharmaceuticals, and in the manufacturing of cosmetic and personal care products.
Medical and Sanitary Uses:
Widely used for sanitizing surfaces, instruments, and skin, especially in healthcare settings.
It serves as a solvent in the formulation of various drugs and as a key ingredient in hand sanitizers and rubbing alcohols.
Cosmetics and Personal Care:
Used in the production of lotions, perfumes, and other personal care products due to its volatile nature and solvency properties.
Handling and Storage:
While less flammable than higher concentrations, proper safety measures are still necessary when handling and storing it.
Should be stored in a cool, well-ventilated area, away from heat sources, sparks, and open flames, in tightly sealed containers.
Isopropyl Alcohol 91% USP Grade is a multi-purpose solvent with extensive applications in medical, pharmaceutical, and cosmetic fields. Its safe use and storage are vital for its effective and beneficial utilization.