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Alfa Aesar™ (R)-(+)-Propylene oxide, 99%

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5g
25g
100g
15448-47-2
C3H6O
58.08
MFCD00066211
GOOHAUXETOMSMM-GSVOUGTGSA-N
r-+-propylene oxide,r-propylene oxide,2r-2-methyloxirane,r-2-methyloxirane,r-methyloxirane,+-propylene oxide,r-epoxypropane,+-methyloxirane,r-+-1,2-epoxypropane,r-1,2-epoxypropane
146261
CHEBI:28985
(2R)-2-methyloxirane
CC1CO1
15448-47-2
C3H6O
58.08
MFCD00066211
GOOHAUXETOMSMM-GSVOUGTGSA-N
r-+-propylene oxide,r-propylene oxide,2r-2-methyloxirane,r-2-methyloxirane,r-methyloxirane,+-propylene oxide,r-epoxypropane,+-methyloxirane,r-+-1,2-epoxypropane,r-1,2-epoxypropane
146261
CHEBI:28985
(2R)-2-methyloxirane
CC1CO1
Applications
(R)-(+)-Propylene oxide is widely utilized in the manufacture of polyether polyols and propylene glycol, which is used to make the polyurethane plastics. It finds application as a fumigant for the sterilization of packaged foods and plastic medical instruments. Combine with ethanol, it used to make biological samples for electron microscopy. It also used in model aircraft and surface vehicles as a glow fuel.

Solubility
Miscible with water and many organic solvents.

Notes
Highly flammable. Keep away from sources of ignition. The substance may polymerize under the influence of bases, acids and metal chlorides.
Odor Ether-like
Boiling Point 34°C to 35°C
Flash Point −37°C (−35°F)
Quantity 25g
UN Number UN1280
Beilstein 79764
Merck Index 14,7856
Formula Weight 58.08
Percent Purity 99%
Chemical Name or Material (R)-(+)-Propylene oxide

GHS H Statement
H224-H340-H350-H302-H312-H332-H315-H319-H335
Extremely flammable liquid and vapour.
May cause genetic defects.
May cause cancer.
Harmful if swallowed.
Harmful in contact with skin.
Harmful if inhaled.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.

GHS P Statement
P210-P261-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Avoid breathing 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.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Danger

DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: I; Proper Shipping Name: PROPYLENE OXIDE

RTECSNumber : UJ2650000