|Boiling point||112-114 °C(lit.)|
|Refractive index @20℃||1.421|
|Stability||Stable. Incompatible with acids, acid chlorides, acid anhydrides, oxidizing agents. Flammable.|
|Appearance||Clear colorless to slightly yellow|
3-butene-1-ol is a kind of enol compound with double bonds and hydroxyl groups. It has very active properties and can participate in many organic synthesis reactions.
It is widely used in the field of fine chemical industry, such as plastic lens, edible flavor and petrochemical industry, especially in the field of medicine, which is used to synthesize new drugs derived from heterocyclic derivatives (such as antitumor drugs, anti AIDS drugs and anti proliferative drugs). It is a fine chemical with high added value.