N-Methyl-2-Pyrrolidone (NMP)

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N-Methylpyrrolidone (NMP)

N-Methylpyrrolidone (NMP) is a colorless to slightly yellow liquid with a mild amine odor. It is miscible with various organic solvents as well as water and castor oil.

N-Methylpyrrolidone is a versatile, effective  aprotic solvent. It is used in numerous industrial applications as a co-solvent with water, alcohols and other organic substances. used as a cleaner and degreaser and in many other applications. It is often used in specialty resins, stripping epoxy, as a pigment dispersant, plastics, textiles,  agrochemicals. In the electronics/ microelectronics industry specifically it is often used as a process solvent that replaces many ozone depting products, for  cleaning silicon wafers, removing marker dyes and soldering flux residues from circuit boards. NMP has become a popular choice for use as a co-solvent in floor polishes since it provides improved gloss. It is also popular in paint strippers, agricultural chemicals and process solvent applications. 

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Our NMP is a technical grade.

A key advantage of NMP  is that it is not on the HAP / Hazardous Air Pollutants list of the 1990 Clean Air Act Amendments in the US .   

CAS: 872-50-4

Typical Specifications:

Lb / Gallon: 8.5704

Specific Gravity: 1.028

Solubility: Soluble in Water

Odor: Mild Amine Like Odor

Appearance: Colorless Liquid

pH: 8.5 to 10

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UN/NA Number: NA 1993

460 Lb Net Weight Drum