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Synonym : Cyclopropanemethanol, Cyclopropyl carbinol, CPMO, (Hydroxymethyl) cyclopropane

  • General Information : cyclopropylmethanol
  • Molecular Weight : 72.11
  • Density : 0.890 gm/ml
  • Physical state : Liquid
  • Boiling point : 123-124 °C/738 mmHg (lit.)
  • Condition to Avoid : flammable
  • Used For : coupling reaction


Cyclopropylmethanol has several applications, including:

Organic synthesis:

It is a versatile building block used in the preparation of various compounds, including pharmaceuticals, agrochemicals, and natural products. The presence of the cyclopropyl group introduces unique properties and reactivity to the synthesized molecules. One application involves its coupling reaction with alkynes to form substituted allylic alcohols, which are valuable intermediates in organic synthesis and drug discovery


While cyclopropyl methanol itself may not have direct medicinal use, its derivatives can be found in some pharmaceutical compounds. The cyclopropyl group can influence the properties of a drug molecule, such as its potency and metabolism in the body


Cyclopropyl methanol is a valuable research tool for studying organic chemistry and reaction mechanisms. Its unique structure allows scientists to probe the behavior of functional groups and develop new synthetic methods


In conclusion, cyclopropyl methanol is a versatile organic compound with applications in various fields like organic synthesis, pharmaceutical development, and scientific research.
However, it’s crucial to handle it with caution due to its flammability and potential eye irritation. Remember to work in a well-ventilated area, wear appropriate PPE like safety glasses and gloves, and avoid contact with skin and eyes.
Always follow proper safety protocols for handling, storing, and disposing of cyclopropyl methanol.

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Purity by GC :

Min 99.00 %

Product Specification

  • Appearance : Clear colorless to light yellow liquid
  • Purity by GC : Min 99.0 %
  • IUPAC Name : Cyclopropylmethanol
  • Storage Condition : Room temperature
  • Transport Condition : Room temperature
  • Pack size : 25 KG / 50 KG
  • Production Capacity : 2 MT per month
  • Packing Material : MS composite Container
  • Primary packing material : White HDPE Liner
  • Secondary packing material:MS Container
  • For Export : UN approved drum available

Safety Information As Per GHS

  • Work in a well-ventilated area: Ensure there is adequate airflow to prevent the buildup of cyclopropyl methanol vapors. You can use a fume hood for optimal ventilation.
  • Keep away from heat sources: This includes open flames, hot plates, and Bunsen burners. Cyclopropyl methanol has a low flashpoint, meaning it can easily ignite.
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  • Clean up spills immediately: Contain the spill and dispose of it according to safety regulations.