It is used as food flavoring agent, solvent and intermediate in organic synthesis, as well as fixed solution of gas chromatography.
It is miscible with ethanol, ether, soluble in acetone, insoluble in water.
Stored at a dry, shady, ventilated place.
Skin contact: Take off contaminated clothing and rinse thoroughly with soap and water. Eye contact: Immediately open the upper and lower eyelids and rinse with running water for 15 minutes. Seek medical attention. Inhalation: Leave the scene to a place with fresh air. Give oxygen when breathing is difficult. Once breathing stops, begin CPR immediately. Seek medical attention. Ingestion: Give enough warm water to those who accidentally take it, induce vomiting, and seek medical attention.