Acrolein

CAS RN: 107-02-8

Property Summary

Autoignition Temperature:
    428 deg F (220 deg C); unstable

Boiling Point:
    52.3 deg C

Density Specific Gravity:
    0.8389 at 20 deg C

Flash Point:
    -29 deg C (-20 deg F) - closed cup
    -15 deg F (closed cup); -26 deg C (closed cup)
    <0 deg F (open cup); -18 deg C (open cup)

Melting Point:
    -87.8 deg C

Molecular Formula:
    C3-H4-O

Molecular Weight:
    56.063

PH:
    pH 6.0 (max), a 10% solution in water at 25 deg C

Solubilities:
    In water, 2.11X10+5 mg/L at 20 deg C
    Soluble in ethanol, ether, acetone; slightly soluble in chloroform
    Soluble in oxygenated solvents
    Miscible with lower alcohols, ketones, benzene, diethyl ether and other common organic solvents

Vapor Density:
    1.94 (Air = 1)

Vapor Pressure:
    274 mm Hg at 25 deg C

Viscosity:
    0.35 cP at 20 deg C

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