Agent Name

2-Methyl-1,2-epoxypropane

CAS Number

558-30-5

Formula

C4-H8-O

Major Category

Plastics & Rubber

Synonyms

1,1-Dimethylethylene oxide; 1,2-Epoxy-2-methylpropane; 1,2-Epoxyisobutane; 1,2-Isobutylene oxide; 2,2-Dimethyloxirane; 2-Methyl-1-propene oxide; Isobutene oxide; Isobutylene epoxide; Isobutylene oxide; Isobutyleneoxide; Oxirane, 2,2-dimethyl-; Propane, 1,2-epoxy-2-methyl-; [ChemIDplus] UN1993

Category

Epoxides

Description

Colorless liquid; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

An irritant; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "Propylene oxide."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

387 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Flammable liquid, n.o.s."

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