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1,2-Dibromoethane, 99%, Thermo Scientific™

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106-93-4
C2H4Br2
187.862
MFCD00000233
PAAZPARNPHGIKF-UHFFFAOYSA-N
ethylene dibromide, ethylene bromide, sym-dibromoethane, ethane, 1,2-dibromo, alpha,beta-dibromoethane, bromuro di etile, 1,2-dibromaethan, 1,2-dibroomethaan, 1,2-ethylene dibromide, aadibroom
7839
CHEBI:28534
1,2-dibromoethane
C(CBr)Br
106-93-4
C2H4Br2
187.862
MFCD00000233
PAAZPARNPHGIKF-UHFFFAOYSA-N
ethylene dibromide, ethylene bromide, sym-dibromoethane, ethane, 1,2-dibromo, alpha,beta-dibromoethane, bromuro di etile, 1,2-dibromaethan, 1,2-dibroomethaan, 1,2-ethylene dibromide, aadibroom
7839
CHEBI:28534
1,2-dibromoethane
C(CBr)Br

This Thermo Scientific brand product was originally part of the Alfa Aesar product portfolio. Some documentation and label information may refer to the legacy brand. The original Alfa Aesar product / item code or SKU reference has not changed as a part of the brand transition to Thermo Scientific.

Applications
1,2-dibromoethane is widely used as a bromine source in organic synthesis. It is utilized as a fumigant for treatment of logs for termites and beetles, for control of moths in beehives. It finds the application to make vinyl bromide, a precursor to some fire retardants. It is used as an intermediate in the preparation of dyes and pharmaceuticals. It is also used as a lead scavenger in antiknock mixtures added to gasolines.

Solubility
Miscible with alcohol, acetone, benzene, diethyl ether and ethyl acetate. Slightly miscible with water.

Notes
Special handling precautions required. View MSDS prior to purchase. MSDS are available online at www.alfa.com.
Density 2.179
Melting Point 9°C to 10°C
Boiling Point 132°C
Flash Point None
Linear Formula BrCH2CH2Br
UN Number UN1605
Merck Index 14,3796
Refractive Index 1.5385
Quantity 5000g
Solubility Information Miscible with alcohol,acetone,benzene,diethyl ether and ethyl acetate. Slightly miscible with water.
Sensitivity Light sensitive
Formula Weight 187.87
Percent Purity 99%
Chemical Name or Material 1,2-Dibromoethane
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GHS H Statement
H301-H311-H331-H350-H315-H319-H335
Toxic if swallowed.
Toxic in contact with skin.
Toxic if inhaled.
May cause cancer.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.

P201-P202-P261-P264b-P270-P271-P280i-P281-P301+P310-P302+P352-P304+P340-P305+P351+P338-P308+P313-P312-P330-P332+P313-P361-P363-P501c

H301+H311-H315-H319-H335-H350

DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 6.1; Packing Group: I; Proper Shipping Name: ETHYLENE DIBROMIDE

EINECSNumber : 203-444-5

RTECSNumber : KH9275000

TSCA : Yes

Recommended Storage : Ambient temperatures

RUO – Research Use Only