Agent Name

4-Penten-1-ol

CAS Number

821-09-0

Formula

C5-H10-O

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Pent-4-en-1-ol; 4-Pentenol-1; [ChemIDplus] UN1987

Category

Alcohols and Polyols, Other

Description

Clear colorless liquid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used as a flavoring agent; [ToxPlanet: EFSA]

Comments

Safe when used as a flavoring agent in food; [ToxPlanet: EFSA] May cause irritation; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

3.06 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

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

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