Revised 09/28/2020

Data Sheet

GHS Product Identifier: 194.44, n-Propyl Iodide, 1-Iodopropane.

Formula: C3H7I

Formula Description: Clear, colorless to light amber liquid.

Recommended Use: 1-Iodopropane is used as an alkylating agent in solvents1 and production of other intermediates, pharmaceuticals, electronics2 and chemical synthesis (3-4).

General Properties:

Molecular Weight 169.99
Specific Gravity (20°C) 1.743
Boiling Point (°C) 101-102
Freezing Point (°C) -101
Solubility Miscible in alcohol, Slightly soluble in H2O

Chemical Product Specifications

n-Propyl Iodide
Assay (by gc) 98.0% minimum

*material available with or without copper stabilizer.

Standard Packaging

Net Weight Packaging
70 lbs. UN3H1 5 gal Jerrican
198.41 lbs. UN1H1 15 gal Deldrum
400 lbs. UN1H1 30 gal HDPE Drum
551.15 lbs. UN6HA1 55 gal Steel Composite Drum

SDS with detailed information available upon request.

1. Syvänen, S., Eriksson, J., Genchel, T. et al. Synthesis of two potential NK1-receptor ligands using [1-11C] ethyl
iodide and [1-11C]propyl iodide and initial PET-imaging. BMC Med Imaging 7, 6 (2007)
2. Chemistry of 1-iodopropane on copper(110): formation, bonding, and reactions of adsorbed propyl
groups,Cynthia J. Jenks, Brian E. Bent, Neal Bernstein, and Francisco Zaera, Journal of the American Chemical
Society 1993 115 (1), 308-314
3. G.A. Crowder, Syed Ali,Vibrational analysis of 1-iodopropane, 1-iodobutane and 1,3-diiodopropane,Journal of
Molecular Structure,Volume 25, Issue 2,1975,Pages 377-386
4. Park, S., Kim, S. & Kim, M. Observation of conformation-specific pathways in the photodissociation of 1-
iodopropane ions. Nature 415, 306–308 (2002)

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