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Assessment of 67-63-0 Isopropanol (GS-229) by ToxServices, 2014-06-25


Assessment by ToxServices LLC Assessment Date: 06-25-14
Expiration Date: 06-25-17
Assessor: ToxServices LLC
Assessor Type*: GreenScreen Profiler
Assessment Type*: Certified
Template version: V1.2
Tracking number: GSI-78

Isopropanol compound

CAS#: 67-63-0
Chemical Name: Isopropanol

Chemical Synonyms: 2-Propanol; Isopropyl alcohol, 1-Methylethanol; 1-Methyl alcohol; 2-Hydroxypropane; n-Propan-2-ol; 2-Propyl alcohol (ChemIDplus 2014)

Primary Applications: Hydraulic Fracturing, Solvents
1. Routinely used in hydraulic fracturing as a stabilizer and/or winterizing agent in corrosion
inhibitors, non-emulsifiers and surfactants. A typical water-based hydraulic fracturing fluid contains
isopropanol at 0.085%.
2. Solvent in food, pharmaceuticals and personal care products
3. Denaturing agent in specimen preparation
4. Chemical intermediate for organic synthesis
5. Disinfectant for home, hospital and industry (HSDB 2012)