trans-2-Penten-1-ol

  • (E)-2-Pentenol
  • (E)-Pent-2-en-1-ol
Formula
C5H10O
Structure

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
1576-96-1
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
216-416-2
UN (DOT)
1987
Beilstein/Gmelin
1719474
Beilstein Reference
4-01-00-02121
Japan ENCS (MITI)
Listed
Korea ECL
Listed

Properties.
Formula
C5H10O
Formula mass
86.13
Boiling point, °C
136
Vapor pressure, mmHg
2.4 (25 C)
Density
0.847 g/cm3 (25 C)
Solubility in water
Soluble
Refractive index
1.4312 (20 C)
Heat of vaporization
44.1 kJ/mol

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Keep tightly closed. Keep away from heat and open flame. Store in a cool dry place.
Protection
Compatible chemical-resistant gloves. Chemical safety goggles.
Respirators
Government approved respirator.
Small spills/leaks
Absorb on sand or vermiculite and place in closed containers for disposal. Ventilate area and wash spill site after material pickup is complete.
Incompatibilities
Strong oxidizing agents.
Decomposition
Carbon monoxide, Carbon dioxide.

Fire.
Flash Point,°C
48
Fire fighting
Extinguish using Water spray. Carbon dioxide, dry chemical powder, or appropriate foam. Wear self-contained breathing apparatus and protective clothing to prevent contact with skin and eyes.
Fire potential
HIGHLY FLAMMABLE: Will be easily ignited by heat, sparks or flames.
Hazards
Combustible liquid. Emits toxic fumes under fire conditions.
Combustion products
Fire may produce irritating, corrosive and/or toxic gases.

Health.
Exposure effects
Combustible (USA) Flammable (EU).
   Inhalation
May cause irritation or burns.
   Skin
May cause skin irritation.
   Eyes
May cause eye irritation.

First aid
 
   Ingestion
If swallowed, wash out mouth with water provided person is conscious. Call a physician.
   Inhalation
If inhaled, remove to fresh air. If not breathing give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen.
   Skin
In case of contact, immediately wash skin with soap and copious amounts of water.
   Eyes
In case of contact, immediately flush eyes with copious amounts of water for at least 15 minutes.

Transport.
UN number
1987
Response guide
Hazard class
3
Packing Group
III