The chemical industry is producing raw products for many further markets in the economy. Nevertheless, some of their products are already very useful for private applications as well. Today we want to present to you the chemical Isopropanol and why it is best for cleaning.
What is Isopropanol?
Isopropanol is an organic chemical and a secondary alcohol. It is is a colorless liquid and highly flammable. Other synonyms are isopropyl alcohol, Propan-2-ol, or in brief just IPA.
Why is it useful for cleaning?
If you compare Isopropyl alcohol to other cleaning agents, like for example, Caustic Soda or Acetone, this chemical substance has the clear advantage of not only cleaning and disinfecting surfaces but this without attacking the surface, too much. This is, of course, depending on the concentration. However, if you want to save yourself some time with scrubbing and inaccurate results in the household, you should try isopropanol. On our page about IPA, we have listed for you the best applications around the household as well as a safety section to securely handle the chemical and where you can buy isopropanol. There you will find further information and get to know why isopropanol is one of the best chemicals for cleaning.
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