1,5-Pentanediol Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

1,5-Pentanediol Properties


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1,5-Pentanediol is the organic compound. It is manufactured by hydrogenation of glutaric acid and its derivatives. It is used as plasticizer in cellulose products and adhesives, in brake fluid compositions, emulsifying agents and resin intermediates.

Chemical Properties

Appearance Clear Colorless Oily Liquid
Boiling Point 242 °C
CAS Number 111-29-5
ChEBI 615235
Chemical Composition 1,3-Cyclopentadiene;Tetrahydrofurfuryl Alcohol;5-Hydroxypentanal
Density 0.994 g/ml
EINECS Number 203-854-4
HS Code 29053980
IUPAC Name Pentane-1,5-diol
InChI 1S/C5H12O2/c6-4-2-1-3-5-7/h6-7H,1-5H2
Melting Point -18 °C
Molar Mass 104.15 g/mol
Molecular Formula C5H12O2
NFPA 704 H-2, F-1, R-0, C-NA
RTECS Number SA0480000
Refractive 1.450 n20/D
Solubility Miscible
Synonyms Pentylene Glycol;Pentamethylene Glycol;1,5-Dihydroxypentane;w-Pentanediol
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