Chemical Detail

Chemical NameGlycidol
Synonym(s)(±)-2,3-Epoxy-1-propanol | (±)-Glycidol | (RS)-Glycidol | 1,2-Epoxy-3-hydroxypropane | 1-Hydroxy-2,3-epoxypropane | 1-Propanol, 2,3-epoxy- | 2,3-Epoxy-1-propanol | 2-(Hydroxymethyl)oxirane | 2-Oxiranemethanol | 3-Hydroxy-1,2-epoxypropane | 3-Hydroxypropylene oxide | Allyl alcohol oxide | Epihydrin alcohol | Epiol OH | Glycide | Glycidol-Virantage VW 10200RP triblock copolymer | Glycidyl alcohol | NSC 46096 | Oxiran-2-ylmethanol | Oxiranemethanol | Oxiranylmethanol | Racemic glycidol | dl-Glycidol
CASRN556-52-5
De minimis Limit %0.1
M,P/OU Threshould (lb)25,000/10,000
Listing TypeIndividually listed chemical
Effective Date2011-01-01
Chemical QualifierNo
MetalNo
Chemical of Special ConcernNo
Per- or Polyfluoroalkyl SubstanceNo
Structural image
Structural representation of Glycidol

Rulemaking Changes Affecting This Chemical

StatusEffective Reporting YearFR Proposed RuleFR Final Rule
Added201175 FR 17333 (4/6/2010)75 FR 72727 (11/26/2010)

Basis of OSHA Carcinogens

IARCNTPOSHA-Z
2ARA