Agent Name

Dimethyl 3-oxoglutarate

CAS Number

1830-54-2

Formula

C7-H10-O5

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Acetone dicarboxylic acid, dimethyl ester; Dimethyl 1,3-acetonedicarboxylate; Dimethyl 3-oxopentanedioate; Dimethyl acetonedicarboxylate; Dimethyl beta-oxoglutarate; Glutaric acid, 3-oxo-, dimethyl ester; Pentanedioic acid, 3-oxo-, 1,5-dimethyl ester; Pentanedioic acid, 3-oxo-, dimethyl ester; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Esters, Other

Description

Light yellow liquid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used as an intermediate; [ToxPlanet: ECHA REACH Registrations]

Comments

May cause skin sensitization; [ToxPlanet: ECHA REACH Registrations] An eye irritant; May cause skin sensitization; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "Glutaric acid." Search for (1830-54-2[EC/RN Number]) AND (allergic OR dermatitis OR sensitizer OR sensitization): no results; [PubMed]

Adverse Effects
Skin Sensitizer

Yes

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