Agent Name

Allyl crotonate

CAS Number

20474-93-5

Formula

C7-H10-O2

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

2-Butenoic acid, 2-propenyl ester; 2-Propenyl 2-butenoate; Allyl beta-methylacrylate; Crotonic acid, allyl ester; Allyl 2-butenoate; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Esters, Other

Description

Colorless to yellow liquid; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used as flavoring agent or adjuvant; [FDA]

Comments

An eye irritant and lachrymator; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "Vinyl acetate."

Adverse Effects
Lacrimator

Yes

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