Agent Name

2-Propenoic acid, propyl ester

CAS Number

925-60-0

Formula

C6-H10-O2

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Acrylic acid, propyl ester; Propyl 2-propenoate; Propyl acrylate; n-Propyl acrylate; [ChemIDplus] UN3272

Category

Esters, Other

Description

Colorless liquid; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as a monomer; No known current manufacture in the US; [HSDB]

Comments

Emergency treatment: "Irritants"; Acrylic acid esters of lower molecular weight cause skin, eye, and mucous membrane irritation; Inhalation may be very toxic; [HSDB] A severe eye irritant; [MSDSonline]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

14.5 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

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

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