Agent Name

Isopropyl methanesulfonate

CAS Number

926-06-7

Formula

C4-H10-O3-S

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

2-Propyl methanesulfonate; 2-Propyl methanesulphonate; IMS; Isopropyl mesylate; Isopropyl methane sulfonate; Isopropyl methane sulphonate; Isopropyl methanesulphonate; Isopropylmethanesulfonate; Methanesulfonic acid, 1-methylethyl ester; Methanesulfonic acid, isopropyl ester; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Sulfur Compounds

Description

Clear colorless liquid; [HSDB]

Sources/Uses

Used as an alkylating agent and research chemical; [HSDB]

Comments

A Tumorigen, Mutagen, and Reproductive Effector; [RTECS] An irritant; [MSDSonline]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.43 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
Reproductive Toxin

Yes

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