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Alfa Aesar™ 4-Methyl-2-pentenoic acid, 98+%

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material 4-Methyl-2-pentenoic acid
CAS 10321-71-8
Molecular Formula C6H10O2
Linear Formula (CH3)2CHCH=CHCO2H
Formula Weight 114.15g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00043804
UN Number UN3265
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AAB2263909

 
alfa aesar™
B22639-09
10g CALL N/A N/A
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AAB2263918

 
alfa aesar™
B22639-18
50g CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Boiling Point 212°C
Quantity 10g
Flash Point >100°C (212°F)
Odor Unpleasant
Chemical Name or Material 4-Methyl-2-pentenoic acid
CAS 10321-71-8
Assay ≥98%
Molecular Formula C6H10O2
Linear Formula (CH3)2CHCH=CHCO2H
Formula Weight 114.15g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00043804
UN Number UN3265
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H314-H318
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Causes serious eye damage.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P260-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P301+P330+P331-P405-P501a
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
IF SWALLOWED: Rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 8; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: CORROSIVE LIQUID, ACIDIC, ORGANIC, N.O.S.
TSCA TSCA

Applications
4-Methyl-2-pentenoic acid is used in medical research and in chemicals synthesis. It is used as a flavoring agents in foods & cosmetics.

Solubility
Slightly soluble in water. Soluble in acetone, ether, ethanol.

Notes
Store in cool, dry conditions in a sealed container. Incompatible with oxidizing agents.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P260-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P301+P330+P331-P405-P501a
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
IF SWALLOWED: Rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H314-H318
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Causes serious eye damage.