Isopropyl alcohol - Wikipedia
Its major use at the time was not rubbing alcohol but for oxidation to acetone, whose first major use was in World War I for the preparation of cordite, a smokeless, low explosive propellant. Production. In 1994, 1.5 million tonnes of isopropyl alcohol were produced in the United States, Europe, and Japan.
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