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Substance Name: Phenoxyethanol [NF]
RN: 122-99-6
UNII: HIE492ZZ3T
InChIKey: QCDWFXQBSFUVSP-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Classification Codes

  • Anesthetics
  • Anti-Infective Agents
  • Anti-Infective Agents, Local
  • Central Nervous System Agents
  • Central Nervous System Depressants
  • Mutation Data
  • Skin / Eye Irritant

Molecular Formula

  • C8-H10-O2

Molecular Weight

  • 138.165
 

Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • 2-Phenoxyethanol
  • Ethanol, 2-phenoxy-
  • Ethylene glycol monophenyl ether
  • Phenoxyethanol
  • Phenoxyethanol [NF]
  • Phenoxytol

Synonyms

  • 1-Hydroxy-2-phenoxyethane
  • 2-Fenoxyethanol
  • 2-Fenoxyethanol [Czech]
  • 2-Hydroxyethyl phenyl ether
  • 2-Phenoxyethanol
  • 2-Phenoxyethyl alcohol
  • 4-06-00-00571 (Beilstein Handbook Reference)
  • AI3-00752()C
  • Arosol
  • beta-Hydroxyethyl phenyl ether
  • BRN 1364011
  • CCRIS 9481
  • Dowanol EP
  • Dowanol EPH
  • EC 204-589-7
  • EGMPE
  • EINECS 204-589-7
  • Emeressence 1160
  • Emery 6705
  • Ethanol, 2-phenoxy-
  • Ethylene glycol monophenyl ether
  • Ethylene glycol phenyl ether
  • Fenyl-cellosolve
  • Fenyl-cellosolve [Czech]
  • Fenylcelosolv
  • Fenylcelosolv [Czech]
  • Glycol monophenyl ether
  • HSDB 5595
  • NSC 1864
  • Phenoxethol
  • Phenoxetol
  • Phenoxyethanol
  • Phenoxyethyl alcohol
  • Phenoxytol
  • Phenyl cellosolve
  • Phenylmonoglycol ether
  • Plastiazan-41
  • Plastiazan-41 [Russian]
  • Rose ether
  • UNII-HIE492ZZ3T

Systematic Names

  • 2-Phenoxyethanol
  • Ethanol, 2-phenoxy-

Superlist Names

  • Ethanol, 2-phenoxy-
  • Ethylene glycol monophenyl ether
  • Ethylene glycol phenyl ether

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 122-99-6

FDA UNII

  • HIE492ZZ3T

Other Registry Numbers

  • 1020398-73-5
  • 37220-49-8
  • 56257-90-0

System Generated Number

  • 0000122996

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C8H10O2/c9-6-7-10-8-4-2-1-3-5-8/h1-5,9H,6-7H2

InChIKey

QCDWFXQBSFUVSP-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

c1(ccccc1)OCCO

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
mouse LD50 intraperitoneal 490mg/kg (490mg/kg) BRAIN AND COVERINGS: OTHER DEGENERATIVE CHANGES Toksikologicheskii Vestnik. Vol. (3), Pg. 37, 1996.
mouse LD50 oral 933mg/kg (933mg/kg) BRAIN AND COVERINGS: OTHER DEGENERATIVE CHANGES Toksikologicheskii Vestnik. Vol. (3), Pg. 37, 1996.
rabbit LD50 skin 5mL/kg (5mL/kg)   Union Carbide Data Sheet. Vol. 6/24/1958,
rat LD50 intraperitoneal 554mg/kg (554mg/kg) BRAIN AND COVERINGS: OTHER DEGENERATIVE CHANGES Toksikologicheskii Vestnik. Vol. (3), Pg. 37, 1996.
rat LD50 oral 1260mg/kg (1260mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: GENERAL ANESTHETIC

GASTROINTESTINAL: OTHER CHANGES

KIDNEY, URETER, AND BLADDER: OTHER CHANGES
Journal of Industrial Hygiene and Toxicology. Vol. 23, Pg. 259, 1941.
rat LD50 skin 14422mg/kg (14422mg/kg) LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: ACUTE PULMONARY EDEMA Journal of the American College of Toxicology. Vol. 9, Pg. 259, 1990.

Physical Properties

Physical Property Value Units Temp (deg C) Source
Melting Point 14 deg C   EXP
Boiling Point 245 deg C   EXP
pKa Dissociation Constant 15.1 (none) 25 EXP
log P (octanol-water) 1.16 (none)   EXP
Water Solubility 2.67E+04 mg/L 20 EXP
Vapor Pressure 0.007 mm Hg 25 EXP
Henry's Law Constant 4.72E-08 atm-m3/mole 25 EST
Atmospheric OH Rate Constant 3.27E-11 cm3/molecule-sec 25 EST

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