Properties and Dangers of Flammable Gases (Isobutane: i-C4H10) | Pioneer of a gas alarm gas detector / alarm - Riken Keiki Co., Ltd.

Properties and Dangers of Combustible Gases (Iso-Butane: i-C4H10)

Main Properties Transparent compressed liquid with a distinctive odor
Water Solubility Insoluble
Specific Gravity 0.6
Melting Point -160
Boiling Point -12
Ignition Point 460
Dangers & Toxicity
Ignitibility & Explosiveness Generate an explosive gas in air. Explosive Range = 1.8% ~ 8.4%
Physical Effects A suffocating gas with a hypnotic property.
Breathing air containing the gas for 30 minutes induces a despondent and depressed state.