Isophorone is a colorless to yellowish liquid with a characteristic smell. It also occurs naturally in cranberries. Uses: Solvent in some printing inks, lacquers, paints, adhesives, copolymers, coatings, wood preservatives, floor sealants, finishing, and pesticides as well as an intermediate in chemical synthesis. CAS# (78-59-1).
1,1,3-trimethyl-3-cyclo-5-hexenone / 1,1,3-trimethyl-3-cyclohexene-5-one / 1,5,5-trimethyl-3-oxocyclohexene / 2-cyclohexen-1-one, 3,5,5-trimethyl- / 3,5,5-trimethyl-2-cyclo-1-hexenone / 3,5,5-trimethyl-2-cyclohexene-1-one / 3,5,5-trimethyl-2-cyclohexenone / 3,5,5-trimethylcyclohex-2-enone / alpha-isophoron / alpha-isophorone / Caswell nr. 506 / isoacetophorone /isooctaphenone / Substances with a flash-point above 60 °C and not more than 100 °C / Substances with a flash-point above 60 °C and not more than 100 °C, which do not belong to another class