Crotyl alcohol


Crotyl alcohol
Crotyl alcohol[1]
Identifiers
CAS number 6117-91-5 YesY
ChemSpider 13871721 YesY
ChEMBL CHEMBL118459 YesY
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Properties
Molecular formula C4H8O
Molar mass 72.10 g/mol
Density 0.8454 g/cm3
Melting point

<25 °C

Boiling point

121.2 °C

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Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C, 100 kPa)
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Crotyl alcohol, or crotonyl alcohol, is an unsaturated alcohol. It is a clear liquid that is moderately soluble in water, and miscible with most organic solvents.

It can be synthesized by the reduction of crotonaldehyde.

References

  1. ^ Merck Index, 11th Edition, 2604

See also

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