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Substance Name: Propylene carbonate [NF]
RN: 108-32-7
UNII: 8D08K3S51E
InChIKey: RUOJZAUFBMNUDX-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Classification Codes

  • Pharmaceutic Aid (Gelling Agent)
  • Skin / Eye Irritant

Molecular Formula

  • C4-H6-O3

Molecular Weight

  • 102.088
 
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • 1,3-Dioxolan-2-one, 4-methyl-
  • 4-Methyl-1,3-dioxolan-2-one
  • Propylene carbonate
  • Propylene carbonate [NF]

Synonyms

  • 1,2-Propanediol carbonate
  • 1,2-Propanediol cyclic carbonate
  • 1,2-Propanediyl carbonate
  • 1,2-Propylene carbonate
  • 1,3-Dioxolan-2-one, 4-methyl-
  • 1-Methylethylene carbonate
  • 4-Methyl-1,3-dioxolan-2-one
  • 4-Methyl-2-oxo-1,3-dioxolane
  • 4-Methyldioxalone-2
  • 5-19-04-00021 (Beilstein Handbook Reference)
  • AI3-19724
  • Arconate 5000
  • BRN 0107913
  • Carbonic acid cyclic methylethylene ester
  • Carbonic acid, cyclic propylene ether
  • Carbonic acid, propylene ester
  • Cyclic 1,2-propylene carbonate
  • Cyclic methylethylene carbonate
  • Cyclic propylene carbonate
  • Dipropylene carbonate
  • EC 203-572-1
  • EINECS 203-572-1
  • HSDB 6806
  • NSC 11784
  • Propylene carbonate
  • Propylene glycol cyclic carbonate
  • Propylenester kyseliny uhlicite
  • Propylenester kyseliny uhlicite [Czech]
  • Texacar PC
  • UNII-8D08K3S51E

Systematic Names

  • 1,3-Dioxolan-2-one, 4-methyl-
  • 4-Methyl-1,3-dioxolan-2-one
  • Carbonic acid, cyclic propylene ester
  • Propylene carbonate

Superlist Names

  • Carbonic acid, cyclic propylene ester
  • Propylene carbonate
  • Propylene glycol cyclic carbonate

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 108-32-7

FDA UNII

  • 8D08K3S51E

Other Registry Numbers

  • 104083-03-6
  • 127128-76-1
  • 30141-77-6

System Generated Number

  • 0000108327

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C4H6O3/c1-3-2-6-4(5)7-3/h3H,2H2,1H3

InChIKey

RUOJZAUFBMNUDX-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

O1[C@@H](COC1=O)C

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
mouse LD intraperitoneal > 500mg/kg (500mg/kg)   "Summary Tables of Biological Tests," National Research Council Chemical-Biological Coordination Center. Vol. 6, Pg. 218, 1954.
mouse LD50 oral 20700mg/kg (20700mg/kg)   Journal of the American College of Toxicology. Vol. 6(1), Pg. 23, 1987.
mouse LD50 subcutaneous 15800mg/kg (15800mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: ALTERED SLEEP TIME (INCLUDING CHANGE IN RIGHTING REFLEX)

BEHAVIORAL: SOMNOLENCE (GENERAL DEPRESSED ACTIVITY)
Shikoku Igaku Zasshi. Shikoku Medical Journal. Vol. 28, Pg. 276, 1972.
rabbit LD50 skin > 20mL/kg (20mL/kg)   Union Carbide Data Sheet. Vol. 4/25/1958,
rat LC50 inhalation > 5gm/m3 (5000mg/m3)   United States Patent Document. Vol. #5122301,
rat LD50 oral 29100uL/kg (29.1mL/kg)   Union Carbide Data Sheet. Vol. 4/25/1958,
rat LD50 subcutaneous 11100mg/kg (11100mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: ALTERED SLEEP TIME (INCLUDING CHANGE IN RIGHTING REFLEX)

BEHAVIORAL: SOMNOLENCE (GENERAL DEPRESSED ACTIVITY)
Shikoku Igaku Zasshi. Shikoku Medical Journal. Vol. 28, Pg. 276, 1972.

Physical Properties

Physical Property Value Units Temp (deg C) Source
Melting Point -4.88E+01 deg C   EXP
Boiling Point 242 deg C   EXP
log P (octanol-water) -0.41 (none)   EXP
Water Solubility 1.75E+05 mg/L 25 EXP
Vapor Pressure 0.045 mm Hg 25 EXP
Henry's Law Constant 3.45E-08 atm-m3/mole 25 EST
Atmospheric OH Rate Constant 3.79E-12 cm3/molecule-sec 25 EST

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