Agent Name

2,2-Dinitropropyl acrylate

CAS Number

17977-09-2

Formula

C6-H8-N2-O6

Major Category

Plastics & Rubber

Synonyms

2,2-Dinitropropyl 2-propenoate; 2-Propenoic acid, 2,2-dinitropropyl ester; Acrylic acid, 2,2-dinitropropyl ester; [ChemIDplus]

Category

(Meth)acrylates

Sources/Uses

Used as a monomer (e.g., for polymers used in rocket propellants); [HSDB]

Comments

See "ACRYLIC RESINS (MONOMERS)."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.00106 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
Skin Sensitizer

Yes

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