Design specification: GOST 2768-84, rev. 2
Production method: Cumene method.
Application: Acetone is used for synthesis of acetic anhyaride, aceton, cyanohydrine, diphenil propane and other organic products, as well as a solvent in different branches of industry.
|Premium grade||First grade||Second grade|
|Appearance||Clear colourless liquid|
|Mass content of acetone, % not less||99.75||99.5||99.0|
|Density, ρ 204, g/cm3||0.789–0.791||0.789–0.791||0.789–0.792|
|Mass content of water, % not more||0.2||0.5||0.8|
|Mass content of methyl alcohol, %, not more||0.05||0.05||Not applicable|
|Mass content of acids as defined by acetic acid, %, not more||0.001||0.002||0.003|
|Resistance to oxidation by potassium permanganate, hrs, not less||4||2||0.75|
Packing, shipping, storage: Acetone is shipped in rail tank-cars with upper drain valve or multi-purpose drain device, as well as in road tankers and should be stored in glass large bottles or in tanks made of steel, aluminium or galvanized in accordance with the rules for storage of fire hazardous substances.