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Allyl Chloride Properties

Allyl Chloride

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Allyl chloride is an organic compound. It is mainly converted to epichlorohydrin, used in the production of plastics. It is a chlorinated derivative of propylene. In the laboratory, allyl chloride is a common alkylating agent, useful in the manufacture of pharmaceuticals and pesticides.

Chemical Properties

Appearance Colorless liquid
Boiling Point 45 °C
CAS Number 107-05-1
ChEBI 587726
Density 0.94 g/ml
EINECS Number 203-457-6
HS Code 29032900
IUPAC Name 1-Chloroprop-2-ene
LR Assay 98%
Lab Grade LR
Melting Point -135 °C
Molar Mass 76.52 g/mol
Molecular Formula C3H5Cl
NFPA 704 H-3,F-3,R- 1,C-NA
RTECS Number UC7350000
Refractive n20/D 1.414
Solubility 0.36 g/100 ml
Synonyms Propene,3-Chloro-;1-Chloro-2-Propene;2-Propenyl Chloride;3-Chloro-1-Propene;3-Chloropropene;3-Chloropropylene;Allyl Chloride