Agent Name

(S)-(+)-1,2-Propanediol

CAS Number

4254-15-3

Formula

C3-H8-O2

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

1,2-Propanediol, (2S)-; [RTECS] Propane-1,2-diol, (S)-(+)-; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Category

Alcohols and Polyols, Other

Description

Clear colorless liquid; Hygroscopic; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

May cause irritation and CNS depression; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "Propylene glycol."

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

Links to Other NLM Databases
Toxicity Information

Search TOXNET

Chemical Information

Search ChemIDplus

Related Information in HazMap
Diseases

Occupational diseases associated with exposure to this agent: