- Linolenic acid methyl ester
- Methyl cis,cis,cis-9,12,15-octadecatrienoate
- 9Z,12Z,15Z-Octadecatrienoic acid methyl ester
- (Z,Z,Z)-9,12,15-Octadecatrienoic acid methyl ester
Clear, colorless liquid. Air sensitive.
Registry Numbers and Inventories.
Melting point, °C
Boiling point, °C
Vapor pressure, mmHg
1.7E-5 (25 C)
0.8982 g/cm3 (20 C)
Solubility in water
Partition coefficient, pKow
Heat of vaporization
Hazards and Protection.
Store in a cool, dry place. Store in a tightly closed container.
Wear appropriate protective gloves to prevent skin exposure. Use chemical protective goggles.
Follow the OSHA respirator regulations found in 29 CFR 1910.134 or European Standard EN 149. Always use a NIOSH or European Standard EN 149 approved respirator when necessary.
Absorb spill with inert material (e.g. vermiculite, sand or earth), then place in suitable container.
Air, oxidizing materials.
Oxides of carbon.
Wear a self-contained breathing apparatus in pressure-demand, MSHA/NIOSH (approved or equivalent), and full protective gear. Extinguish with water spray, dry chemical, carbon dioxide, or chemical foam.
May cause irritation of the digestive tract. May be harmful if swallowed.
May cause respiratory tract irritation. May be harmful if inhaled.
May cause skin irritation. May be harmful if absorbed through the skin.
May cause eye irritation.
Get medical aid. Wash mouth out with water.
Remove from exposure and move to fresh air immediately.
Get medical aid. Flush skin with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes while removing contaminated clothing and shoes.
Flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes, occasionally lifting the upper and lower eyelids. Get medical aid.