Propionic Anhydride

Propionic Anhydride (C6H10O3) is a corrosive, water-reactive, colorless liquid, that has a pungent odor. Because it is flammable, we recommend a safe chemical storage building that meets specific regulations for storing Propionic Anhydride. Please review our fire rated products: DRUMLoc, FIRELoc, SUPERLoc, Flammable storage

Propionic Anhydride Storing Details

  • Flammable Details: Flash point 165°F.
  • Storage Details: Keep separated from incompatible substances, such as oxidizers. Store and handle in accordance with all current regulations and standards. Store in compliant, approved flammables storage buildings, separated from oxidizers and sources of ignition.
  • Compatible Details: Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, water, moisture, most common metals, active halogen compounds, ammonia, amines.
  • Description: Propanoic anhydride is an organic compound with the formula (CH3CH2CO)2O. This simple acid anhydride is a colourless liquid. It is a widely used reagent in organic synthesis.
  • Classification: CLASS 8
  • Brand Name: n/a

Propionic Anhydride Properties

Formula Density Boiling Point; IUPAC ID Molar Mass Soluble In Melting Point
C6H10O3 1.02 g/cm³ 332.°F (16°C) Propanoyl propanoate 130.14 g/mol Water-Reactive -43.°F (-4°C)

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