Trade name: n-propanol
Chemical name of the compound: propan-1-ol
Synonyms: 1-propanol, propyl alcohol
Chemical and physical properties: Colorless, transparent liquid with pungent scent, inflammable, soluble in water and ethanol.
Application: solvent, desinfective agent, analytical reagent, substrate for organic syntheses.
Health safety: Has narcotic effect on humans. In case of acute poisoning may cause nausea, vomit, vertigo, headache, sweating and fainting. Propyl alcohol vapors may cause sleepiness and vertigo. In case of getting into eyes may cause cornea and retina damage.