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Alfa Aesar™ 1,2-Propanediol, 98+%

$34.41 - $97.84

Chemical Identifiers

CAS 57-55-6
Molecular Formula C3H8O2
Formula Weight 76.1
MDL Number MFCD00064272
Beilstein 1340498
Merck Index 14,7855
Synonym (+/-)-Propylene glycol; 1,2-Propyleneglycol
Chemical Name or Material 1,2-Propanediol
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AAA184060E SDS Alfa Aesar™
A184060E
2500g Each for $97.84
AAA1840636 SDS Alfa Aesar™
A1840636
500g Each for $34.41
Specifications

Description

Applications
1,2-Propanediol is used in antifreeze and deicing solutions for cars, boats and aircraft. It is also used to create harmless, artificial smoke for training and theatrical purposes. It is used as a humectant solvent and preservative in food. It acts as a solvent for paints and plastics. Further, it is used in the manufacturing of lactic acid by green catalytic oxidation, propanal and propylene carbonate. It is also employed in veterinary medicine as an oral treatment for hyperketonaemia in ruminants. In addition to this, it reacts with propylene oxide to prepare oligomers.

Solubility
Miscible with water, benzene, acetone, chloroform and ether. Immiscible with fixed oils.

Notes
Hygroscopic. Incompatible with acid chlorides, acid anhydrides, oxidizing agents, chloroformates and reducing agents.
Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

57-55-6
76.1
1340498
(+/-)-Propylene glycol; 1,2-Propyleneglycol
C3H8O2
MFCD00064272
14,7855
1,2-Propanediol

Specifications

57-55-6
Nearly Odorless
MFCD00064272
14,7855
186° to 188°C
Neutral
2500g
≥98%
C3H8O2
76.1
1340498
(+/-)-Propylene glycol; 1,2-Propyleneglycol
−60°C
107°C (225°F)
1,2-Propanediol

Safety and Handling

RTECSNumber : TY2000000

TSCA : TSCA