ManufacturerFisher Scientific
Composition100% acetone; liquid
Synonyms2-propanone, propanone, dimethyl ketone
Typical UsesOrganic solvent; cleaning; photoresist removal

2 0 3 Flammable Serious health effects Less serious health effects

Flammable liquids Category 2 ;  Serious eye damage/eye irritation Category 2 ;  Specific target organ toxicity – repeated exposure Category 2  (kidney, liver, spleen, blood);  Specific target organ toxicity – single exposure Category 3  (central nervous system)

StorageCabinet 7 (flammables cabinet in Wet Aisle 2); underneath litho wet decks
DisposalSolid: Organic waste / organic sharps waste containers in primary or secondary litho areas.  Liquid: solvent waste bottles in litho wet decks or wet decks 1A/1B/2A.  Cleanroom wipes lightly moistened with acetone may be disposed of in regular garbage bins.
CommentsHeavily used within the nanoFAB.  Acetone can be found in squeeze bottles with red lids throughout the centre.


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Please contact a nanoFAB staff member for uses not listed above.