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Substance Name: Hexaethylene glycol
RN: 2615-15-8
InChIKey: IIRDTKBZINWQAW-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Classification Code

  • Skin / Eye Irritant

Molecular Formula

  • C12-H26-O7

Molecular Weight

  • 282.33
 
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • 3,6,9,12,15-Pentaoxaheptadecane-1,17-diol
  • Hexaethylene glycol
  • PEG-6
  • Polyethylene glycol 300
  • Polyoxyethylene (6)

Synonyms

  • 3,6,9,12,15-Pentaoxaheptadecane-1,17-diol
  • 4-01-00-02406 (Beilstein Handbook Reference)
  • AI3-01457
  • BRN 1638281
  • EINECS 220-045-1
  • Ethanol, 2,2'-(oxybis(ethyleneoxyethyleneoxy))di-
  • Hexagol
  • Hexaoxyethylene glycol
  • NSC 201209

Systematic Names

  • 3,6,9,12,15-Pentaoxaheptadecane-1,17-diol
  • Hexaethylene glycol

Superlist Name

  • Hexaethylene glycol

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 2615-15-8

System Generated Number

  • 0002615158

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C12H26O7/c13-1-3-15-5-7-17-9-11-19-12-10-18-8-6-16-4-2-14/h13-14H,1-12H2

InChIKey

IIRDTKBZINWQAW-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

O(CCOCCOCCO)CCOCCOCCO

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
guinea pig LD50 oral 20gm/kg (20000mg/kg) GASTROINTESTINAL: OTHER CHANGES

BEHAVIORAL: SOMNOLENCE (GENERAL DEPRESSED ACTIVITY)

KIDNEY, URETER, AND BLADDER: OTHER CHANGES
Journal of Industrial Hygiene and Toxicology. Vol. 23, Pg. 259, 1941.
rat LD50 oral 32gm/kg (32000mg/kg) GASTROINTESTINAL: OTHER CHANGES

BEHAVIORAL: SOMNOLENCE (GENERAL DEPRESSED ACTIVITY)

KIDNEY, URETER, AND BLADDER: OTHER CHANGES
Journal of Industrial Hygiene and Toxicology. Vol. 23, Pg. 259, 1941.

Physical Properties

Physical Property Value Units Temp (deg C) Source
Melting Point 7-May deg C   EXP
log P (octanol-water) -2.570 (none)   EST
Water Solubility 1.00E+06 mg/L 25 EST
Vapor Pressure 1.27E-08 mm Hg 25 EST
Henry's Law Constant 1.18E-16 atm-m3/mole 25 EST
Atmospheric OH Rate Constant 7.84E-11 cm3/molecule-sec 25 EST

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