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Propargyl alcohol

Propargyl alcohol

propargyl alcohol is a chemical compound with diverse applications in organic synthesis, particularly in the production of pharmaceuticals, specialty chemicals, and corrosion inhibitors. Its unique terminal alkyne group makes it a valuable building block in organic chemistry.

Chemical Formula:

C3H4O

CAS Number:

107-19-7

Synonyms:

2-Propyn-1-ol, Ethynylcarbinol, Propynyl alcohol, 1-Hydroxy-2-propyne

Characteristics

Molar Weight

56.06 g/mol

Melting Point

-80.2°C (-112.4°F)

Boiling Point

113.8°C (236.8°F)

Solubility

It is miscible with water and most organic solvents.

Density

0.909 g/cm³ at 20°C (68°F)

Forms

Propargyl alcohol is a colorless or slightly yellowish liquid at room temperature.

Odor

It has a pungent, acrid odor.

USES AND APPLICATIONS

Key applications

  • Organic synthesis
  • Production of propargylamines (used in pharmaceuticals and agrochemicals)
  • Manufacturing of corrosion inhibitors
  • Synthesis of surfactants
  • Flame retardant production
  • Ingredient in coatings and adhesives formulations

Industries

  • Chemical manufacturing
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Agrochemical
  • Specialty chemicals
  • Coatings and adhesives

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