Agent Name

Phenylglyceryl ether

CAS Number

538-43-2

Formula

C9-H12-O3

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

1-Fenoxy-2,3-propandiol [Czech]; 1-Phenoxy-2,3-propanediol; 3-Phenoxy-1,2-propanediol; Antodyn; Antodyne; Glycerol alpha-monophenyl ether; Glycerol alpha-phenyl ether; Phenol glycerol ether; Phenol glyceryl ether; Phenol-glycerinaether [German]; Phenyl-alpha-glycerol ether; U 27,462; alpha-Phenyl monoglyceryl ether; 1,2-Propanediol, 3-phenoxy-; 1,2-Propanediol,3-phenoxy-; 3-Phenoxypropane-1,2-diol; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Other Organic Compounds

Description

Solid; [Merck Index] White powder; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

An eye irritant; Causes flaccid paralysis and respiratory depression in oral lethal-dose studies of mice; [RTECS] May cause irritation; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "3-Methoxy-1,2-propanediol."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

2.0E-5 mm Hg

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