5-hydroxy-2-pentanone
CAS 1071-73-4

Chemical structure of 5-hydroxy-2-pentanone
  • Molecular Formula: C5H10O2
  • Molecular Weight: 102.133 g/mol
Identifiers for 5-hydroxy-2-pentanone
  • Cas Number: 1071-73-4
  • EINECS Number: 213-994-8
  • MDL Number: MFCD00002961
  • InChIKey: JSHPTIGHEWEXRW-UHFFFAOYAY
  • Smiles: CC(=O)CCCO
Synthesis and properties of 5-hydroxy-2-pentanone
Synthesis (Preparation) Reference(s) for 5-hydroxy-2-pentanone: Journal of the American Chemical Society, 75, p. 4456, 1953 DOI: 10.1021/ja01114a018
Tetrahedron Letters, 26, p. 5713, 1985
Synonym Chemical Name(s):
5-hydroxy-2-pentanone
1071-73-4
5-hydroxy-pentan-2-one
5-hydroxypentan-2-one
3-Acetyl-1-propanol
5-hydroxypentan-2-on
5-ヒドロキシペンタン-2-オン
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Physical Properties:
Melting Point of 5-hydroxy-2-pentanone: n/a
Boiling Point of 5-hydroxy-2-pentanone: 144-145 ºC (100 mmHg)
Density of 5-hydroxy-2-pentanone: 1.007 g/mL
Refractive Index of 5-hydroxy-2-pentanone: 1.4372
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