ethanol vs isopropanol

Scott Coutts scott.coutts at med.monash.edu.au
Thu Feb 15 08:15:34 EST 2001


Is this a guess, or does it actually absorb less? Any reasons for this?

Thanks

Dima Klenchin wrote:
> 
> melias at yoyo.cc.monash.edu.au wrote:
> :
> :Hi everyone,
> :
> :Does '100%' isopropanol absorb as much water from the air as ethanol
> :does? (Stored without molecular sieve etc.) Anybody know what kind of
> :concentration changes occur (roughly) over a given period of time?
> 
> I bet it absorbs less water.
> 
>         - Dima

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