Ethyl propionate is a compound with formula C2H5(C2H5COO). It is the ethyl ester of propionic acid. It has a pineapple-like odor. Some fruits such as kiwis and strawberries contain ethyl propionate in small amounts. It is also used in the production of some antimalarial drugs including pyrimethamine.Ethyl propionate can be synthesized by the Fischer esterification of ethanol and propionic acid: CH3CH2OH + CH3CH2CO2H → CH3CH2O2CCH2CH3 + H2O Wikipedia
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Data from the Hazardous Materials TableSource: 49 CFR §172 (2018/07)
(3) Hazard Class3
(5) Packing Group
Special provisions may be very complex. The extracts are taken from 49 CFR §172.102. Please be careful with the information, as necessary, additional conditions may be applied that are not written here. Please check the original source and report bugs.
(9) Quantity Limits
(10) Vessel stowage
Segregation Chart for Load, Transport, Storage
In this table a statement is contained for each hazard class whether the loading, transport or storage with other hazard classes is allowed, is not permitted or is restricted. The table is based on U.S.-Code 49 CFR §177.848.
|May not be loaded, transported, or stored together in the same transport vehicle or storage facility.|
|Load, transport, storage together is not restricted.|
|Load, transport, storage together is allowed under restrictions.|