- Propanoic acid, ethenyl ester
- Propanoic acid ethenyl ester
- Propionic acid, vinyl ester
Registry Numbers and Inventories.
S 16 23 33
Mutagen; Primary Irritant
Swiss Giftliste 1
Japan ENCS (MITI)
Boiling point, °C
90 - 95
Vapor pressure, mmHg
50 (25 C)
0.9205 g/cm3 (20 C)
Solubility in water
1.4039 (20 C)
Partition coefficient, pKow
Heat of vaporization
Hazards and Protection.
Keep in a tightly closed container. Store in a cool, dry location.
Laboratory use only by trained individuals.
Chemical splash goggles in compliance with OSHA regulations are advised; however, OSHA regulations also permit other type safety glasses. Whre chemical resistant gloves. To prevent repeated or prolonged skin contact, wear impervious clothing and boots.
NIOSH/MSHA approved respirator.
Evacuate area. Wear approved protective equipment. Absorb on vermiculite or other inter material. Sweep up and place in an approved container for disposal. Wash contaminated surfaces.
Stable at normal temperatures and pressures.
Strong oxidizing agents.
Oxides of carbon, toxic and corrosive fumes.
Upper exp. limit, %
Lower exp. limit, %
Wear a self-contained breathing apparatus in pressure-demand, MSHA/NIOSH (approved or equivalent), and full protective gear. During a fire, irritating and highly toxic gases may be generated by thermal decomposition or combustion. Use agent most appropriate to extinguish fire.
The toxological properties of this substance have not been fully investigated.
Harmful if swallowed.
Seek medical attention. If individual is drowsy or unconscious, do not give anything by mouth; place individual on the left side with the head down. Contact a physician, medical facility, or poison control center for advice about whether to induce vomiting. If possible, do not leave individual unattended.
If symptoms develop, move individual away from exposure and into fresh air. If symptoms persist, seek medical attention. If breathing is difficult, administer oxygen. Keep person warm and quiet; seek immediate medical attention.
Remove contaminated clothing. Wash exposed area with soap and water. If symptoms persist, seek medical attention. Launder clothing before reuse.
If symptoms develop, immediately move individual away from exposure and into fresh air. Flush eyes gently with water for at least 15 minutes while holding eyelids apart; seek immediate medical attention.