Agent Name

Acetoxyacetone

CAS Number

592-20-1

Formula

C5-H8-O3

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

1-Acetoxy-2-propanone; 1-Acetoxyacetone; 1-Hydroxy-2-propanone acetate; 2-Oxopropyl acetate; Acetol acetate; Acetonyl acetate; Acetoxypropanone; Acetylmethyl acetate; O-Acetylacetol; 2-Propanone, 1-(acetyloxy)-; 2-Propanone, 1-hydroxy-, acetate (8CI); [ChemIDplus]

Category

Other Organic Compounds

Description

Pale yellow to amber liquid with a nutty odor; [Acros Organics MSDS]

Comments

A skin and eye irritant; [Acros Organics MSDS] See "Allyl acetoacetate" and "n-Propyl acetate."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

1 mm Hg

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