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Rubbing alcohol is called 2-propanol or isopropyl alcohol.

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What is the chemical name of rubbing alcohol?

Isopropyl alcohol.

What is the chemical symbol for the compound rubbing alcohol?

The chemical symbol for rubbing alcohol is C3H8O.

What chemical does rubbing alcohol have?

Isopropyl alcohol also known by it's common name "rubbing" alcohol is mostly made from a chemical called 2-propanol. The chemical code for 2-propanol is C3H8O.

What is the scientific name for rubbing alcohol?

Isopropyl alcohol or rubbing alcohol - (isopropanol, or the abbreviation IPA) - a flammable chemical compound with a sharp smell. It's molecular formula is C3H8O.

What is the chemical formula for isopropyl rubbing alcohol?

Isopropyl rubbing alcohol must contain min. 70 % alcohol.

What chemical in rubbing alcohol doesn't freeze?

isopropyl alcohol

Can you drink rubbing alcohol as an internal disinfectant?

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!

What is the chemical formula rubbing alcohol?

Rubbing alcohol is a mixture of ethanol, iso-propanol, a dye etc.

What chemical does the rubbing alcohol have that makes it stingy when applied to wounds?

The alcohol.

Is rubbing alcohol the same as Isopropyl alcohol?

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

What is the molar mass for rubbing alcohol?

The chemical formula for isopropyl alcohol (rubbing alcohol) is C3H8O. Its molar mass is 60.095g/mol.

Is mixing rubbing alcohol with water a chemical reaction?


What is the best chemical to use on earrings?

Rubbing alcohol

What is the chemical name for rubbing alchol?

Rubbing alcohol is a mixture: ethanol, a dye, isopropyl alcohol, etc.

What the chemical formula for rubbing 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.

What is the chemical formula of rubbing alcohol?


What is the IUPAC name of rubbing alcohol?

Rubbing alcohol is mixture with different compositions; rubbing alcohol can contain isopropyl alcohol or ethanol plus methanol, coloring and odorous substances etc.

What is the chemical formula for rubbing alcohol?

Frequently is a mixture of water with denaturated ethanol or isopropyl alcohol.

Is evaporation of rubbing alcohol from your hand a physical or chemical change?


What is the chemical formula of rubbing alcohol ispropyl?


Rubbing alcohol evaporates chemical or physical?

Rubbing is a physical process. Alcohol is a chemical compound. Evaporation is a physical process, not a chemical reaction. Depending on what exactly you wanted to know choose one of the above three sentences.

When rubbing alcohol is rubbed on your skin, it evaporates very quickly it is a chemical or physical property?


What chemical smells like rubbing alcohol but is not flammable?

Ammonium Fluoride smells like rubbing alcohol but is not flammable. Alcohol itself is extremely flammable and dangerous when exposed to heat.

What is another name for rubbing alcohol?

Another name in trade for isopropyl alcohol is rubbing alcohol. RUBBING ALCOHOL is called ISOPROPYL alcohol and is for external use only. It's considered a RUBEFACIENT TOPICAL ANTIMICROBIAL and is NOT made from Ethyl or Grain (booze) alcohol. DON'T drink it!!

Is there another scientific name for rubbing alcohol?

Denatured or Isoprophyl alcohol.