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CAS number 504-60-9 YesY
PubChem 62204
EC number 207-995-2
Jmol-3D images Image 1
Molecular formula C5H8
Molar mass 68.12 g mol−1
Appearance Colorless liquid
Density 0.683 g/cm3
Melting point


Boiling point

42 °C, 315 K, 108 °F

R-phrases R11 R36 R37 R38
S-phrases S16 S26 S36 S37 S39
Flash point < −30 °C
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Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C, 100 kPa)
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Piperylene is a volatile, flammable hydrocarbon consisting of a five carbon chain with two double bonds. It is obtained as a byproduct of ethylene production from crude oil.

Piperylene is used as a monomer in the manufacture of plastics, adhesives and resins.[2] Piperylene is colorless.[3]

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