2-nitropropane metabolic process
name: 2-nitropropane metabolic process
Description: The chemical reactions and pathways involving 2-nitropropane, a clear, colorless liquid with a mild, fruity odor. 2-nitropropane is used principally as a solvent and chemical intermediate. As a solvent, it is used in inks, paints, adhesives, varnishes, polymers, and synthetic materials. It is a feedstock for the manufacture of 2-nitro-2-methyl-1-propanol and 2-amino-2-methyl-1-propanol.
|GO:0046304||2-nitropropane catabolic process|
|GO:0006805||xenobiotic metabolic process|
|GO:0034641||cellular nitrogen compound metabolic process|
|GO:0043446||cellular alkane metabolic process|