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2-Propenoic acid ethyl esterC5H8O2

Hazard identification number:339
Warning sign
  • 339
  • 1917
Hazard signs
Occupational exposure limit
  • TWA (ppm) 5
  • TWA (mg/m3) 20
  • STEL (ppm) 15
  • STEL (mg/m3) 61
  • H: 225
    Highly flammable liquid and vapour
  • H: 302
    Harmful if swallowed.
  • H: 312
    Harmful in contact with skin
  • H: 315
    Causes skin irritation
  • H: 317
    May cause an allergic skin reaction
  • H: 319
    Causes serious eye irritation
  • H: 331
    Toxic if inhaled
  • H: 335
    May cause respiratory irritation
  • H: 412
    Harmful to aquatic life with long lasting
Melting point:< -103 °F
Boiling Point:212 °F
Density (at 20 °C, if not notified otherwise):0,92 g/cm3
Ionization:≤10.3 eV
Flash Point:48.2 °F
Ignition Temperature:662 °F
Vapour Pressure (at 20 °C, if not notified otherwise):39,1 hPa
Lower Explosive Limit:1,7 Vol.-%
Upper Explosive Limit:13 Vol.-%
Hazardous Effects:Ss
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Diamond-Red3Flammability: Flammable with normal temperature 
Diamond-Yellow4Instability: High explosion danger 
Diamond-Blue3Health: Very dangerous 
Also known as:
  • 2-Propenoic Acid Ethyl Ester
  • Acrylate déthyle
  • Acrylic acid ethyl ester (6CI, 8CI)
  • EA
  • Ethoxycarbonylethylene
  • Ethyl 2-propenoate
  • Ethyl acrylate
  • Ethyl acrylate (inhibited)
  • Ethyl Acrylate Monomer
  • Ethyl ester of acrylic acid
  • Ethyl propenoate
  • ethylacrylate
  • Norsocryl AE

Suitable products for 2-Propenoic acid ethyl ester C5H8O2

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Portable Gas Detectors and Sensors

Multi-gas detector

Dräger X-am® 8000

  • Multi-gas detector
  • ​1- to 7 gas detection device
  • for clearance measurement
  • detection of toxic and combustible gases as well as vapors and oxygen

Multi-gas detector

Dräger X-am® 5600 Personal Monitor

  • Multi-gas detector
  • ​1 to 6 gas detection device
  • for personal air monitoring 
  • detection of explosive, flammable and toxic gases as well as vapours and oxygen

Multigas detector

Dräger X-pid® 9500

  • Multigas detector
  • ​​Selective VOC gas detection
  • For frequent testing of toxic & carcinogenic substances
  • Laboratory quality results in very low concentrations
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Infrared Sensors

Infrared sensors

  • Infrared Sensors
  • ​monitoring of explosive mixtures and CO2
  • recommended for frequent occurrence of explosive gases
  • compatible with: X-am 5600 / 7000 / 8000
  • measuring range: lower explosion limit up to 100 vol.%, for ...

Gas Detection Tubes

Sampling tubes

Dräger sampling tubes and systems

  • Sampling tubes
  • ​analysis of the sample in a laboratory
  • measurement of complex compounds and mixtures of substances possible 
  • detection of low concentrations possible 
Short-term tubes

Dräger-Tubes® for short-term measurements

  • Short-term tubes
  • ​results are directly shown at the end of the measurement process
  • spot measurement for more than 500 different gases 
  • short measurement time: between 5 seconds to 15 ...
Automatic tube pump

Dräger X-act® 5000 Basic

  • Automatic tube pump
  • ideal for a high number of strokes
  • can be used in explosive areas
  • highly visible end of measurement indicator
Manual tube pump

Dräger accuro

  • Manual tube pump
  • for spot measurements with a limited number of strokes
  • integrated stroke counter for safe control
  • easy to operate with one hand
  • can be used in explosive areas 

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