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General Description

Synonyms: 2-propenoic acid (tetrahydro-2-furanyl)methyl ester; 2-propenoic acid, tetrahydrofurfuryl ester

OSHA IMIS Code Number: T420

Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS) Registry Number: 2399-48-6

Chemical Description and Physical Properties:

clear liquid with musty odor
molecular weight: 156.18
molecular formula: C8H12O3
boiling point: 87°C

Health Factors

Potential Symptoms: Irritant to skin, eyes, mucous membranes, and respiratory system

Health Effects: Irritant to skin, eyes, mucous membranes, and respiratory system

Affected Organs: Skin, eyes, respiratory system, mucous membranes

Monitoring Methods used by OSHA

Primary Laboratory Sampling/Analytical Method (SLC1):

  • sampling media: Chromosorb 106 tubes (100/50 mg sections, 60/80 mesh)
    analytical solvent: (99:1) carbon disulfide: N,N-dimethylformamide
    maximum volume: 48 Liters
    maximum flow rate: 0.2 L/min
    current analytical method: Gas Chromatography; GC/FID
    method reference: OSHA Analytical Method (OSHA PV2131)
    method classification: Partially Validated

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