Synonyms: NMP; N-methyl-2-pyrrolidone; 1-methyl-2-pyrrolidinone
Transport Information
Hazard Class
UN Number
Packing Group
Non-hazardous(119 gallons or less),then 3
Non-hazardous(119 gallons or less),then 1993
Non-hazardous(119 gallons or less),then III
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Powerful solvent with broad solubility for resins; possesses high chemical and thermal stability; used in paint strippers, graffiti removers, and other products for consumer and industrial cleanup; used in agricultural chemicals; solvent in pharmaceuticals; improves gloss of floor polishes; solvent for selective extraction of aromatic compound mixers and for water resolution; decoloring agent for oils & waxes; extraction solvent in lube oil processing and in natural and synthetic gas purification.