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Substance Name: Methyl acrylate
RN: 96-33-3
UNII: WC487PR91H
InChIKey: BAPJBEWLBFYGME-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Molecular Formula

  • C4-H6-O2

Molecular Weight

  • 86.0894
 

Classification Codes

Classification Codes

  • Human Data
  • Mutation Data
  • Skin / Eye Irritant
  • Tumor Data

Superlist Classification Codes

  • Overall Carcinogenic Evaluation: Group 3
  • TWA (2 ppm); Skin; Sensitizer; Not classifiable as a human carcinogen
  • TWA 10 ppm (35 mg/m3); skin

Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Methyl acrylate

Synonyms

  • 2-Propenoic acid, methyl ester
  • 4-02-00-01457 (Beilstein Handbook Reference)
  • Acrylate de methyle
  • Acrylate de methyle [French]
  • Acrylic acid, methyl ester
  • Acrylsaeuremethylester
  • Acrylsaeuremethylester [German]
  • AI3-15715
  • BRN 0605396
  • CCRIS 1839
  • Curithane 103
  • EC 202-500-6
  • EINECS 202-500-6
  • HSDB 194
  • Methoxycarbonylethylene
  • Methyl 2-propenoate
  • Methyl acrylate
  • Methyl acrylate, monomer
  • Methyl propenoate
  • Methyl-acrylat
  • Methyl-acrylat [German]
  • Methylacrylaat
  • Methylacrylaat [Dutch]
  • Methylacrylate
  • Methylester kyseliny akrylove
  • Methylester kyseliny akrylove [Czech]
  • Metilacrilato
  • Metilacrilato [Italian]
  • NSC 24146
  • UNII-WC487PR91H

Systematic Names

  • 2-Propenoic acid, methyl ester
  • Acrylic acid, methyl ester
  • Methyl acrylate

Superlist Names

  • 2-Propenoic acid, methyl ester
  • Acrylic acid methyl ester
  • Methyl acrylate
  • Methyl acrylate, inhibited
  • Methyl acrylate, inhibited [UN1919] [Flammable liquid]
  • UN1919

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 96-33-3

FDA UNII

  • WC487PR91H

Other Registry Numbers

  • 102256-29-1
  • 1254182-69-8

System Generated Number

  • 0000096333

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C4H6O2/c1-3-4(5)6-2/h3H,1H2,2H3

InChIKey

BAPJBEWLBFYGME-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

C(=O)(C=C)OC

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
human TCLo inhalation 75ppm (75ppm) SENSE ORGANS AND SPECIAL SENSES: OTHER CHANGES: OLFACTION

LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: OTHER CHANGES

SENSE ORGANS AND SPECIAL SENSES: OTHER: EYE
"Toxicology of Drugs and Chemicals," Deichmann, W.B., New York, Academic Press, Inc., 1969Vol. -, Pg. 75, 1969.
mouse LC50 inhalation 12800mg/m3 (12800mg/m3)   Gigiena Truda i Professional'nye Zabolevaniya. Labor Hygiene and Occupational Diseases. Vol. 23(9), Pg. 55, 1979.
mouse LD50 intraperitoneal 254mg/kg (254mg/kg)   Journal of Dental Research. Vol. 51, Pg. 526, 1972.
mouse LD50 oral 827mg/kg (827mg/kg)   Toxicology Letters. Vol. 11, Pg. 125, 1982.
rabbit LCLo inhalation 2522ppm/1H (2522ppm) BEHAVIORAL: SOMNOLENCE (GENERAL DEPRESSED ACTIVITY)

LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: DYSPNEA

GASTROINTESTINAL: CHANGES IN STRUCTURE OR FUNCTION OF SALIVARY GLANDS
Journal of Industrial Hygiene and Toxicology. Vol. 31, Pg. 317, 1949.
rabbit LD50 skin 1243mg/kg (1243mg/kg)   Journal of Industrial Hygiene and Toxicology. Vol. 30, Pg. 63, 1948.
rabbit LDLo oral 280mg/kg (280mg/kg) LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: DYSPNEA

BEHAVIORAL: SOMNOLENCE (GENERAL DEPRESSED ACTIVITY)

BEHAVIORAL: TREMOR
Journal of Industrial Hygiene and Toxicology. Vol. 31, Pg. 317, 1949.
rat LC50 inhalation 1350ppm/4H (1350ppm) SENSE ORGANS AND SPECIAL SENSES: OTHER CHANGES: OLFACTION

SENSE ORGANS AND SPECIAL SENSES: OTHER: EYE

LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: DYSPNEA
Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health. Vol. 16, Pg. 811, 1985.
rat LD50 intraperitoneal 325mg/kg (325mg/kg)   Archives des Maladies Professionnelles de Medecine du Travail et de Securite Sociale. Vol. 36, Pg. 58, 1975.
rat LD50 oral 277mg/kg (277mg/kg)   Archives des Maladies Professionnelles de Medecine du Travail et de Securite Sociale. Vol. 36, Pg. 58, 1975.

Physical Properties

Physical Property Value Units Temp (deg C) Source
Melting Point -7.65E+01 deg C   EXP
Boiling Point 80.2 deg C   EXP
log P (octanol-water) 0.8 (none)   EXP
Water Solubility 4.94E+04 mg/L 25 EXP
Vapor Pressure 86.6 mm Hg 25 EXP
Henry's Law Constant 1.99E-04 atm-m3/mole 25 EST
Atmospheric OH Rate Constant 9.42E-12 cm3/molecule-sec 25 EST

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