Agent Name

Propylene glycol, allyl ether

CAS Number

1331-17-5

Formula

C6-H12-O2

Major Category

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Synonyms

(2-Propenyloxy)propanol; 1,2-Propanediol, allyl ether; Allyl ether of propylene glycol; Allylether propylenglykolu [Czech]; Dowanol PA-T; Propanol, (2-propenyloxy)-; Propanol, (allyloxy)-; Propylene glycol allyl ether; Propylene glycol monoallyl ether; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Propylene Glycols

Description

Clear colorless liquid; [HSDB]

Comments

Causes CNS depression in high-dose animal studies; [HSDB] A mucous membrane and severe eye irritant; [MSDSonline]

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

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