4S8501

Supelco

Acrolein

analytical standard

Synonym(s):
2-Propenal
Linear Formula:
CH2=CHCHO
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
56.06
Beilstein/REAXYS Number:
741856
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.24
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Quality Level

grade

analytical standard

Agency/Method

EPA 603,8240,8260
MISA (Canada) Group 18

vapor density

1.94 (vs air)

vapor pressure

4.05 psi ( 20 °C)

description

Separate Source

form

neat

CofA

current certificate can be downloaded

autoignition temp.

428 °F

feature

standard type calibration

expl. lim.

31 %

packaging

pkg of 1 × 100 mg (4S8501)

application(s)

HPLC: suitable
gas chromatography (GC): suitable

refractive index

n20/D 1.403 (lit.)

bp

53 °C (lit.)

mp

−87 °C (lit.)

solubility

H2O: soluble

density

0.839 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

Featured Industry

Agriculture
Environmental

format

neat

storage temp.

2-8°C

SMILES string

[H]C(=O)C=C

InChI

1S/C3H4O/c1-2-3-4/h2-3H,1H2

InChI key

HGINCPLSRVDWNT-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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General description

Acrolein is a carbonyl compound and a hazardous chemical, released into the environment through various manufacturing processes.

Application

Refer to the product′s Certificate of Analysis for more information on a suitable instrument technique. Contact Technical Service for further support.
Acrolein is used as an analytical reference standard for the quantification of the analyte in environmental matrices and biological samples using different chromatographic techniques.

Signal Word

Danger

Supp Hazards

EUH071

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US),Eyeshields,Gloves

RIDADR

UN1092 - class 6.1 - PG 1 - Acrolein, stabilized

WGK Germany

WGK 3

Simple Determination of Acrolein in Surface and Drinking Water by Headspace SPME GC?MS
Lim H-H and Shin S-H
Chromatographia, 75(15-16), 943-948 (2012)
Determination of acrolein in human urine by headspace gas chromatography and mass spectrometry
Sakura N, et al.
Journal of Chromatography. B, Biomedical Sciences and Applications, 719(1-2), 209-212 (1998)
Klaus Abraham et al.
Molecular nutrition & food research, 55(9), 1277-1290 (2011-09-08)
Acrolein is an α,β-unsaturated aldehyde formed by thermal treatment of animal and vegetable fats, carbohydrates and amino acids. In addition it is generated endogenously. As an electrophile, acrolein forms adducts with gluthathione and other cellular components and is therefore cytotoxic....
Kazuei Igarashi et al.
Molecular nutrition & food research, 55(9), 1332-1341 (2011-07-07)
The relationship between acrolein (CH(2) =CH-CHO) and brain infarction is the focus of this review. It has been found that acrolein is produced mainly within cells from polyamines by polyamine oxidases (PAOs), especially from spermine by spermine oxidase during cell...
Giancarlo Aldini et al.
Molecular nutrition & food research, 55(9), 1301-1319 (2011-08-02)
Acrolein (ACR) is a toxic and highly reactive α,β-unsaturated aldehyde widely distributed in the environment as a common pollutant and generated endogenously mainly by lipoxidation reactions. Its biological effects are due to its ability to react with the nucleophilic sites...

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