An obsolete name for it was isobutyl carbinol.
Find the products and services for your process. Isoamyl alcohol is a colorless liquid with the formula C 5H 12O, specifically (H3C–)2CH–CH2–CH2–OH.
12. e0181831. PubChem Substance ID 24900824. PhEur, iso-Pentyl alcohol, 3-Methyl-1-butanol, Iso-Amylalcohol. The compound has also been identified as a chemical in the pheromone used by hornets to attract other members of the hive to attack..