Viscosity
Burdick & Jackson solvents are arranged in order of increasing viscosity, a measure of the internal resistance to flow exhibited by the solvent (at 20C unless otherwise indicated).

 
  Viscosity (cP)
Pentane 0.23
Ethyl Ether 0.24
Methyl t-Butyl Ether 0.27
Hexane 0.31
Acetone 0.36
   
Triethylamine 0.36 (25C)
Acetonitrile 0.38 (15C)
Heptane 0.42
Methyl Ethyl Ketone 0.43
Cyclopentane 0.44
   
Dichloromethane 0.44
n-Butyl Chloride 0.45
Ethyl Acetate 0.45
Glyme 0.46 (25C)
Iso-Octane 0.50
   
Methyl n-Propyl Ketone 0.51
Tetrahydrofuran 0.55
Chloroform 0.57
Methyl Isobutyl Ketone 0.58
Methanol 0.59
   
Toluene 0.59
1,1,2-Trichlorotrifluoroethane 0.71
n-Butyl Acetate 0.74
Ethylene Dichloride 0.79
Chlorobenzene 0.80
   
Methyl Isoamyl Ketone 0.8
o-Xylene 0.81
N,N-Dimethylformamide 0.92
Trifluoroacetic Acid 0.93
Pyridine 0.95
   
Cyclohexane 1.0
Water 1.0
Ethyl Alcohol 1.1 (25C)
o-Dichlorobenzene 1.32 (25C)
1,4-Dioxane 1.37
   
N-Methylpyrrolidone 1.67 (25C)
2-Methoxyethanol 1.72
Dimethyl Acetamide 2.14
Dimethyl Sulfoxide 2.24
n-Propyl Alcohol 2.3
   
Isopropyl Alcohol 2.4
n-Butyl Alcohol 2.98
 
Not included:
 

    Isobutyl Alcohol
    Isopropyl Myristate
    Petroleum Ether
    Propylene Carbonate
    1,2,4-Trichlorobenzene