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Substance Name: Methyl propyl ether
RN: 557-17-5
UNII: 37D15RN2Z8
InChIKey: VNKYTQGIUYNRMY-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Molecular Formula

  • C4-H10-O

Molecular Weight

  • 74.122
 
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Methyl propyl ether

Synonyms

  • 1-Methoxypropane
  • alpha-Methoxy propane
  • EINECS 209-158-7
  • Methyl n-propyl ether
  • Metopryl
  • Neothyl
  • UNII-37D15RN2Z8

Systematic Names

  • Ether, methyl propyl
  • Methyl propyl ether
  • Propane, 1-methoxy-
  • Propane, 1-methoxy- (9CI)

Superlist Names

  • Methyl n-propyl ether
  • Methyl propyl ether [UN2612] [Flammable liquid]
  • Propane, 1-methoxy-
  • UN2612

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 557-17-5

FDA UNII

  • 37D15RN2Z8

System Generated Number

  • 0000557175

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C4H10O/c1-3-4-5-2/h3-4H2,1-2H3

InChIKey

VNKYTQGIUYNRMY-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

C(CC)OC

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
mouse LC50 inhalation 259gm/m3/15M (259000mg/m3) BEHAVIORAL: GENERAL ANESTHETIC Anesthesiology. Vol. 11, Pg. 455, 1950.

Physical Properties

Physical Property Value Units Temp (deg C) Source
Boiling Point 39.1 deg C   EXP
log P (octanol-water) 1.21 (none)   EXP
Water Solubility 3.05E+04 mg/L 25 EXP
Vapor Pressure 465 mm Hg 25 EXP
Henry's Law Constant 1.49E-03 atm-m3/mole 25 EST
Atmospheric OH Rate Constant 1.13E-11 cm3/molecule-sec 25 EST

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