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Is rubbing alcohol the same as Isopropyl alcohol?

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Yes, rubbing alcohol is a common name for isopropyl alcohol.

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Isopropyl alcohol and rubbing alcohol are not the same thing. For most uses, yes you can. This is because: โ€ข Rubbing alcohol may contain either isopropyl alcohol or ethanol. โ€ข Rubbing alcohol is a mixture of compounds (type of denatured alcohol) whereas isopropyl alcohol is not.

Isopropyl is rubbing alcohol -- same same.

No. Rubbing alcohol contains either Isopropyl or Denatured Ethyl alcohol.

No, Benzyl alcohol is C6H5CH2OH, rubbing alcohol is isopropyl alcohol is (CH3)2CHOH

Isopropyl rubbing alcohol must contain min. 70 % alcohol.

Rubbing alcohol is 70% isopropyl alcohol. The solute is isopropyl alcohol (C3H8O) and the solvent is water.

No, rubbing alcohol is isopropyl alcohol, with the structural formula (CH3)2CHOH Wood alcohol is methanol, or CH3OH

Do NOT Drink Rubbing Alcohol It can cause blindness. Rubbing alcohol is "isopropyl" alcohol, not the same chemical as grain alcohol, ("ethyl" alcohol). Don't drink it! Rubbing alcohol is POISONOUS to drink!

Rubbing alcohol is called 2-propanol or isopropyl alcohol.

No, Isopropyl Alcohol (also known as rubbing alcohol) isn't a carcinogen.

Rubbing alcohol contain water, methanol or isopropyl alcohol, a dye.

Isopropyl alcohol, commonly known as rubbing alcohol, is a solvent that is often used for cleaning or as a disinfectant. It is important to note that this is not the same as ethanol which is the type you can drink. Isopropyl alcohol is poisonous and should never be ingested.

Isopropyl alcohol is not the same as denatured alcohol. The former is a rubbing alcohol that is poisonous. Denatured alcohol, on the other hand, is methanol that has been treated with denatonium benzoate and is not fit for human consumption.

Basically you get weaker rubbing alcohol. Rubbing alcohol is already a mixture of water and isopropyl alcohol.

A correct answer is difficult: 1. Rubbing alcohol is ethanol (ethyl alcohol) intentionally contaminated with methyl alcohol or isopropyl alcohol. 2. Isopropyl alcohol, in jargon.

This is a solution containg 60 percent isopropyl alcohol; can be used as rubbing alcohol.

Assuming it is 90% by volume isopropyl alcohol, then 70 ml of rubbing alcohol would contain 63 mls of isopropyl alcohol.

Rubbing alcohol is made from isopropyl alcohol and water. Use only as directed.

Rubbing alcohol is usually isopropyl alcohol Vinegar is acetic acid

More or less, however there are a few other alcohol compounds (excluding ethanol, which is considered a "drinking alcohol", or the type of alcohol that goes into cars) are also called "rubbing alcohol".

Isopropyl alcohol, or rubbing alcohol, can be bought at any drug store or super market.

They're the same (isopropyl alcohol), generally speaking. Although there might be another "alcohol" compound that also goes by the name "rubbing alcohol".

rubbing alcohol, isopropyl alcohol, boils faster at 82.3 C.


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