What is n-methylpyrrolidone (NMP)?

N-methylpyrrolidone, 1-methyl-2-pyrrolidone (NMP) is an organic compound, appears as a colorless, hygroscopic liquid with a characteristic odor, wich turns yellow when exposed to heat. It is easy miscible with other solvents.

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n-methyl pyrrolidone info

  • Molecular formula: C5H9NO
  • CAS number: 872-50-4
  • UN number: -
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Applications of n-methylpyrrolidone (NMP)

  • As a solvent for the production of lithium batteries
  • Used to dissolve a wide range of polymers
  • As a solvent for surface treatment of textiles

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