3-Mercaptopropionic acid

Name : 3-Mercaptopropionic acid
Synonym : 3-Mercaptopropanoic Acid; Thiohydracrylic acid
Mol Formula : C3H6O2S
CAS : 107-96-0

3-mercaptopropanoic acid is a mercaptopropanoic acid that is propanoic acid carrying a sulfanyl group at position 3. It has a role as an algal metabolite

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3-Mercaptopropionic acid is an organosulfur compound with the formula HSCH₂CH₂CO₂H. It is a bifunctional molecule, containing both carboxylic acid and thiol groups. It is a colorless oil. It is derived from the addition of hydrogen sulfide to acrylic acid. 3-Mercaptopropionic supplier arcoss the world

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Details of 3-Mercaptopropionic acid

Molar mass106.14 g/mol
Solubilityether; benzene; alcohol; water
Boiling point111 °C (232 °F; 384 K)
 CAS No. 107-96-0, EC Number 203-537-0
Safety Information according to GHS
Hazard Pictogram(s) Hazard Pictogram(s)
Hazard Pictogram(s)
Hazard Statement(s) H301: Toxic if swallowed.
H314: Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Precautionary Statement(s) P270: Do not eat, drink or smoke when using this product.
P280: Wear protective gloves/ protective clothing/ eye protection/ face protection/ hearing protection.
P301 + P330 + P331: IF SWALLOWED: Rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting.
P303 + P361 + P353: IF ON SKIN (or hair): Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water.
P304 + P340 + P310: IF INHALED: Remove person to fresh air and keep comfortable for breathing. Immediately call a POISON CENTER/doctor.
P305 + P351 + P338: IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Signal Word Danger
Storage class 6.1A Combustible, acute toxic Cat. 1 and 2 / very toxic hazardous materials
WGK WGK 1 slightly hazardous to water
Disposal 6
Sulfides and sulfites as well as other reducing substances, inorganic cyanides and isonitriles: Stir into sodium hypochlorite solution (Cat. No. 105614) and, if necessary, leave to react for several days. Caution: some substances may show a violent reaction! Draw off any toxic or flammable gases that may be formed. Excess oxidant should be neutralized with sodium thiosulfate (Cat. No. 106513). Container D or E.
Assay (GC, area%) ≥ 98.0 % (a/a)
Density (d 20 °C/ 4 °C) 1.220 – 1.222
Identity (IR) passes test


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