National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of Isopropenyl acetate - M950095

 

CASRN: 108-22-5

Formula: C5-H8-O2

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Acetic acid isopropenyl ester
  • 1-Acetoxy-1-methylethylene
  • 2-Acetoxypropene
  • IPA
  • Isopropenyl acetate
  • 1-Methylvinyl acetate
  • 1-Propen-2-ol, 2-acetate (9CI)
  • Propen-2-yl acetate

Known Uses

Used as an acylation reagent; chemical intermediate in organic & bioorganic syntheses; used as a chemical intermediate for perfumes, agricultural products, polymerizations and is under investigation for use in cleaning products.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (A07380)  Completed 
    •  Negative 
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