Propylene OxidePropylene Oxide (C3H6O) is a highly flammable, polymerizable, colorless, volatile liquid with ethereal odor. It is used as a fumigant, in making detergents and lubricants, and used to make other chemicals. Because it is flammable, we recommend a safe chemical storage building that meets specific regulations for storing Propylene Oxide. Please review our fire rated products: SUPERLoc, FIRELoc, DRUMLoc
Propylene Oxide Storing Details
- Flammable Details: Flash point -35°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: acids, bases, oxidizing agents, copper, copper alloys, brass, bronze, iron, metal chlorides, peroxides
- Description: Propylene oxide is an organic compound with the molecular formula CH3CHCH2O. This colourless volatile liquid is produced on a large scale industrially, its major application being its use for the ...
- Classification: CLASS 3
- Brand Name: n/a
Propylene Oxide Properties
|Formula||Density||Boiling Point;||IUPAC ID||Molar Mass||Soluble In||Melting Point|
|C3H6O||830.00 kg/m³||93.°F (3°C)||Epoxypropane||58.08 g/mol||Cold water||_112°C|