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Substance Name: Ethyl methyl ether
RN: 540-67-0
UNII: TF7D64JK16
InChIKey: XOBKSJJDNFUZPF-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Molecular Formula

  • C3-H8-O

Molecular Weight

  • 60.0952
 
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Ethyl methyl ether

Synonyms

  • Ethane, methoxy-
  • Ether, ethyl methyl
  • HSDB 414
  • Methane, ethoxy
  • Methoxyethane
  • Methyl ethyl ether
  • UNII-TF7D64JK16

Systematic Names

  • Ethane, methoxy-
  • Ethane, methoxy- (9CI)
  • Ether, ethyl methyl

Superlist Names

  • Ethane, methoxy-
  • Ethyl methyl ether
  • Ethyl methyl ether [UN1039] [Flammable gas]
  • Methyl ethyl ether
  • UN1039

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 540-67-0

FDA UNII

  • TF7D64JK16

System Generated Number

  • 0000540670

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C3H8O/c1-3-4-2/h3H2,1-2H3

InChIKey

XOBKSJJDNFUZPF-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

C(OC)C

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
mouse LC50 inhalation 1082gm/m3/15M (1082000mg/m3) BEHAVIORAL: GENERAL ANESTHETIC Anesthesiology. Vol. 11, Pg. 455, 1950.

Physical Properties

Physical Property Value Units Temp (deg C) Source
Melting Point -1.13E+02 deg C   EXP
Boiling Point 7.4 deg C   EXP
log P (octanol-water) 0.560 (none)   EST
Water Solubility 5.00E+04 mg/L 25 EXP
Vapor Pressure 1490 mm Hg 25 EXP
Henry's Law Constant 1.20E-03 atm-m3/mole 25 EST
Atmospheric OH Rate Constant 7.00E-12 cm3/molecule-sec 25 EST

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