2-Chloropropane is used as a solvent and an intermediate. It shows anesthetic properties. Further, it is used as an alternative foam-blowing agent. It is used to prepare chlorodiethylisopropylsilane.
Miscible with water, ethanol, methanol, benzene and ether.
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, strong bases and metals.
|35° to 36°C|
Safety and Handling
GHS H Statement
Extremely flammable liquid and vapor.
Toxic if swallowed.
Toxic in contact with skin.
Harmful if inhaled.
GHS P Statement
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: I; Proper Shipping Name: 2-CHLOROPROPANE
RTECSNumber : TX4410000
TSCA : TSCA
Recommended Storage : 2° to 8°C