Chloroprene Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

Chloroprene Properties


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5-Bromo-2-Iodobenzoic Acid-Molecule 3D Structure
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Chloroprene is the common name for the organic compound 2-chlorobuta-1,3-diene. It is the monomer for the production of the polymer polychloroprene, a type of synthetic rubber.

Chemical Properties

Appearance Colorless liquid
Boiling Point 59.4 °C
CAS Number 126-99-8 
Density 0.9598 g/cm3
EINECS Number 204-818-0
IUPAC Name 2-Chlorobuta-1,3-diene
InChI 1S/C4H5Cl/c1-3-4(2)5/h3H,1-2H2
Melting Point -130 °C
Molar Mass 88.5365 g/mol
Molecular Formula C4H5Cl
NFPA 704 H-2,F-3,R-0,C-NA
RTECS Number EL9625000
Related Compounds Vinyl Chloride
Solubility 0.026 g/100 ml
Synonyms Chloroprene;2-Chloro-1,3-butadiene;1,3-Butadiene,2-chloro-;b-Chloroprene uses cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. By using this site, you agree to our Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use. X