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(±)-Propylene oxide

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Synonym(s):
(±)-Methyloxirane, 1,2-Epoxypropane
Empirical Formula (Hill Notation):
C3H6O
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
58.08
Beilstein/REAXYS Number:
79763
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.23

vapor density

2 (vs air)

Quality Level

vapor pressure

29.43 psi ( 55 °C)
8.59 psi ( 20 °C)

product line

ReagentPlus®

assay

≥99%

autoignition temp.

1378 °F

expl. lim.

37 %

refractive index

n20/D 1.366 (lit.)

bp

34 °C (lit.)

mp

−112 °C (lit.)

density

0.83 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

shipped in

wet ice

storage temp.

2-8°C

SMILES string

CC1CO1

InChI

1S/C3H6O/c1-3-2-4-3/h3H,2H2,1H3

InChI key

GOOHAUXETOMSMM-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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vibrant-m

110205

(±)-Propylene oxide

vibrant-m

82320

(±)-Propylene oxide

vibrant-m

1576945

Propylene oxide

vibrant-m

56671

(±)-Propylene oxide

density

0.83 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

density

0.83 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

density

0.83 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

density

0.83 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

storage temp.

2-8°C

storage temp.

2-8°C

storage temp.

2-8°C

storage temp.

2-8°C

vapor density

2 (vs air)

vapor density

2 (vs air)

vapor density

2 (vs air)

vapor density

2 (vs air)

bp

34 °C (lit.)

bp

34 °C (lit.)

bp

34 °C (lit.)

bp

34 °C (lit.)

mp

−112 °C (lit.)

mp

−112 °C (lit.)

mp

−112 °C (lit.)

mp

−112 °C (lit.)

General description

(±)-Propylene oxide is an organic compound used as an intermediate in several chemical reactions. It readily reacts with active hydrogen atoms.

Application

Used in the production of polyether polyols, propylene glycols, propylene glycol ethers.Used as an intermediate to produce ammonium type complex to remove thin films of petroleum from water surfaces.

Other Notes

The article number 110205-4X1L will be discontinued. Please order the single bottle 110205-1L which is physically identical with the same exact specifications.

Legal Information

ReagentPlus is a registered trademark of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany

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Danger

Hazard Classifications

Acute Tox. 3 Dermal - Acute Tox. 3 Inhalation - Acute Tox. 4 Oral - Carc. 1B - Eye Irrit. 2 - Flam. Liq. 1 - Muta. 1B - STOT SE 3

target_organs

Respiratory system

Storage Class

3 - Flammable liquids

wgk_germany

WGK 3

flash_point_f

-36.4 °F - Equilibrium method

flash_point_c

-38 °C - Equilibrium method

ppe

Faceshields, Gloves, Goggles


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