Acetone

W A R N I N G

Solvents can be dangerous and harmful unless they are handled correctly.

All evaporation should be done outdoors on a day when there is a breeze or light wind to dispel the vapors and prevent pooling, there is a very real danger of explosion or fire so caution is required at all times!

Acetone Health & Safety

Acetone is an organic compound with the formula (CH3)2CO. It is a colorless, mobile, flammable liquid, and is the simplest ketone.

Acetone is miscible with water and serves as an important solvent in its own right, typically as the solvent of choice for cleaning purposes in the laboratory.

Acetone is produced and disposed of in the human body through normal metabolic processes. It is normally present in blood and urine.

Acetone is a natural metabolism product of both plants and animals, including humans.

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