Structure

Sodium propionate

CAS
137-40-6
Catalog Number
ACM137406
Category
Heterocyclic Organic Compound; Soaps of Fatty Acids
Molecular Weight
96.06
Molecular Formula
C3H6O2.Na

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Description
Sodium propanoate or sodium propionate is the sodium salt of propionic acid which has the chemical formula Na(C2H5COO). This white crystalline solid is deliquescent in moist air.
Synonyms
Propisol
IUPAC Name
Sodium;propanoate
Canonical SMILES
CCC(=O)[O-].[Na+]
InChI
InChI=1S/C3H6O2.Na/c1-2-3(4)5;/h2H2,1H3,(H,4,5);/q;+1/p-1
InChI Key
JXKPEJDQGNYQSM-UHFFFAOYSA-M
Boiling Point
> 500 °C
Melting Point
285-286 °C(lit.)
Flash Point
57.7 °C
Density
1.51 g/cm³ at 20 °C
Solubility
Soluble in water forming alkaline solutions, slightly soluble in alcohol
Appearance
White crystalline powder
Storage
Inert atmosphere, room temperature
CNo.Chain
C3:0
Complexity
44.1
EC Number
205-290-4
Exact Mass
96.01872368
Hazard Codes
Xn
Hazard Statements
Xn
HS Code
2915509000
LogP
-0.85370
MDL Number
MFCD00002759
Monoisotopic Mass
96.01872368
Physical State
Solid
PSA
4.13
Safety Description
36/37-36/37/39-26-36
Sodium Derivative Of
Propionate
Stability
Stable. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents. Hygroscopic.
Storage Conditions
Store at RT.
Supplemental Hazard Statements
H312
Symbol
GHS07
Topological Polar Surface Area
40.1 Ų
Vapor Pressure
4.23mmHg at 25°C
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What is the molecular formula of Sodium propionate?

The molecular formula of Sodium propionate is C3H5O2Na.

What is the molecular weight of Sodium propionate?

The molecular weight of Sodium propionate is 96.06 g/mol.

What is the role of Sodium propionate?

Sodium propionate has a role as an antifungal drug and a food preservative.

What is the IUPAC name of Sodium propionate?

The IUPAC name of Sodium propionate is sodium propanoate.

What is the InChI key of Sodium propionate?

The InChI key of Sodium propionate is JXKPEJDQGNYQSM-UHFFFAOYSA-M.

What is the Canonical SMILES of Sodium propionate?

The Canonical SMILES of Sodium propionate is CCC(=O)[O-].[Na+].

What are some synonyms for Sodium propionate?

Some synonyms for Sodium propionate include Sodium propanoate and Propionic acid sodium salt.

What is the EC Number of Sodium propionate?

The European Community (EC) Number of Sodium propionate is 205-290-4.

What is the ChEMBL ID of Sodium propionate?

The ChEMBL ID of Sodium propionate is CHEMBL500826.

What is the exact mass of Sodium propionate?

The exact mass of Sodium propionate is 96.01872368 g/mol.

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