Methyl ethyl ketone oxime is the organic compound with the formula C2H5C(NOH)CH3. This colorless liquid is the oxime derivative of methyl ethyl ketone. MEKO, as it is called in the paint industry, is used to suppress the "skinning" of paints: the formation of a skin on the paint before it is used.
Related Organic Chemcial CompoundsMethyl Ethyl Ketone (MEK/Butanone)
|Boiling point:||152.5°C (at 760 mmHg)|
Methyl ethyl ketone oxime is composed of methyl ethyl ketone, hydroxylammonium phosphate, and other auxiliaries.
Among them, MEK accounts for 72%, hydroxylammonium phosphate accounts for 24%, and auxiliaries account for 4%.