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Substance Name: Glutaral [USAN:USP:INN:JAN]
RN: 111-30-8
UNII: T3C89M417N
InChIKey: SXRSQZLOMIGNAQ-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Note

  • One of the protein CROSS-LINKING REAGENTS that is used as a disinfectant for sterilization of heat-sensitive equipment and as a laboratory reagent, especially as a fixative.

Molecular Formula

  • C5-H8-O2

Molecular Weight

  • 100.1162
 

Classification Codes

Classification Codes

  • Anti-Infective Agents
  • Cross-Linking Reagents
  • Disinfectant
  • Disinfectants
  • Fixatives
  • Indicators and Reagents
  • Mutation Data
  • Reproductive Effect
  • Skin / Eye Irritant
  • Tumor Data

Superlist Classification Code

  • Ceiling (0.05 ppm); Sensitizer; Not classifiable as a human carcinogen

Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Glutaral
  • Glutaral [USAN:USP:INN:JAN]
  • Glutaraldehyde
  • Glutaric dialdehyde
  • Pentanedial

MeSH Heading

  • Glutaral

Synonyms

  • 1,3-Diformylpropane
  • 1,5-Pentanedial
  • 4-01-00-03659 (Beilstein Handbook Reference)
  • Aldehyd glutarowy
  • Aldehyd glutarowy [Polish]
  • Aldesan
  • Aldesen
  • Alhydex
  • BRN 0605390
  • Caswell No. 468
  • CCRIS 3800
  • Cidex
  • EC 203-856-5
  • EINECS 203-856-5
  • EPA Pesticide Chemical Code 043901
  • Glutaral
  • Glutaraldehyd
  • Glutaraldehyd [Czech]
  • Glutaraldehyde
  • Glutaralum
  • Glutaralum [INN-Latin]
  • Glutardialdehyde
  • Glutaric acid dialdehyde
  • Glutaric aldehyde
  • Glutaric dialdehyde
  • Glutarol
  • Hospex
  • HSDB 949
  • NCI-C55425
  • NSC 13392
  • Pentanedial
  • Sonacide
  • Ucarcide
  • UNII-T3C89M417N

Systematic Names

  • Glutaral
  • Glutaraldehyde
  • Pentanedial

Superlist Names

  • Glutaral
  • Glutaraldehyde
  • Glutaraldehyde solution
  • Glutaraldehyde solution (50% or less)
  • Gluteraldehyde
  • Pentanedial

Mixture Name

  • Cidex

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 111-30-8

FDA UNII

  • T3C89M417N

Other Registry Numbers

  • 107950-89-0
  • 1428979-54-7
  • 1497435-71-8
  • 37245-61-7
  • 79215-57-9

System Generated Number

  • 0000111308

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C5H8O2/c6-4-2-1-3-5-7/h4-5H,1-3H2

InChIKey

SXRSQZLOMIGNAQ-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

C(CC=O)CC=O

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
duck LD50 oral 820mg/kg (820mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: SOMNOLENCE (GENERAL DEPRESSED ACTIVITY)

BEHAVIORAL: FOOD INTAKE (ANIMAL)
National Technical Information Service. Vol. OTS0526410-1,
guinea pig LD50 oral 50mg/kg (50mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: EXCITEMENT

BEHAVIORAL: SOMNOLENCE (GENERAL DEPRESSED ACTIVITY)

BEHAVIORAL: ALTERED SLEEP TIME (INCLUDING CHANGE IN RIGHTING REFLEX)
Gigiena i Sanitariya. For English translation, see HYSAAV. Vol. 52(3), Pg. 77, 1987.
mouse LD50 intraperitoneal 13900ug/kg (13.9mg/kg)   Iyakuhin Kenkyu. Study of Medical Supplies. Vol. 10, Pg. 232, 1979.
mouse LD50 intravenous 15400ug/kg (15.4mg/kg)   Oyo Yakuri. Pharmacometrics. Vol. 19, Pg. 503, 1980.
mouse LD50 oral 100mg/kg (100mg/kg)   Oyo Yakuri. Pharmacometrics. Vol. 19, Pg. 503, 1980.
mouse LD50 skin > 5840mg/kg (5840mg/kg) SKIN AND APPENDAGES (SKIN): "DERMATITIS, OTHER: AFTER SYSTEMIC EXPOSURE" Oyo Yakuri. Pharmacometrics. Vol. 12, Pg. 11, 1976.
mouse LD50 subcutaneous > 590mg/kg (590mg/kg)   Drugs in Japan Vol. -, Pg. 395, 1995.
rabbit LD50 skin 560uL/kg (0.56mL/kg)   Union Carbide Data Sheet. Vol. 11/4/1971,
rat LC50 inhalation 480mg/m3/4H (480mg/m3)   United States Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Pesticides and Toxic Substances. Vol. 8EHQ-1290-1008,
rat LD50 intraperitoneal 17900ug/kg (17.9mg/kg)   Iyakuhin Kenkyu. Study of Medical Supplies. Vol. 10, Pg. 232, 1979.
rat LD50 intravenous 9800ug/kg (9.8mg/kg)   United States Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Pesticides and Toxic Substances. Vol. 8EHQ-1290-1008,
rat LD50 oral 134mg/kg (134mg/kg)   Oyo Yakuri. Pharmacometrics. Vol. 19, Pg. 503, 1980.
rat LD50 skin > 2500mg/kg (2500mg/kg) SKIN AND APPENDAGES (SKIN): "DERMATITIS, OTHER: AFTER SYSTEMIC EXPOSURE" Oyo Yakuri. Pharmacometrics. Vol. 12, Pg. 11, 1976.
rat LD50 subcutaneous > 750mg/kg (750mg/kg)   Drugs in Japan Vol. -, Pg. 395, 1995.

Physical Properties

Physical Property Value Units Temp (deg C) Source
Boiling Point 188 dec deg C   EXP
log P (octanol-water) -0.180 (none)   EST
Water Solubility 1.67E+05 mg/L 25 EST
Vapor Pressure 0.6 mm Hg 30 EXP
Henry's Law Constant 1.10E-07 atm-m3/mole 25 EST
Atmospheric OH Rate Constant 2.38E-11 cm3/molecule-sec 25 EXP

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