Benzyl bromide, 99%, Alfa Aesar™

Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar A135350B

Quantity 1000g

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    Chemical Identifiers

    CAS 100-39-0
    Molecular Formula C7H7Br
    Formula Weight 171.04g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00000172
    UN Number UN1737
    Beilstein 385801
    Merck Index 14,1128
    Synonym alpha-Bromotoluene
    Chemical Name or Material Benzyl bromide

    Specifications

    Refractive Index 1.5750
    Density 1.438
    Melting Point −4°C
    Boiling Point 198° to 199°C
    Quantity 1000g
    Flash Point 87°C(189°F)
    Odor Pungent, Makes Eyes Water
    Sensitivity Moisture Sensitive
    CAS 100-39-0
    Physical Form Liquid
    Molecular Formula C7H7Br
    Formula Weight 171.04g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00000172
    UN Number UN1737
    Beilstein 385801
    Merck Index 14,1128
    Synonym alpha-Bromotoluene
    Health Hazard 1 Danger
    Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
    H314-H335-H227-H319
    Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
    May cause respiratory irritation.
    Combustible liquid.
    Causes serious eye irritation.
    Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
    P280-P305+P351+P338-P309-P310
    Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
    IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue
    IF exposed or if you feel unwell: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
    DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 6.1; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: BENZYL BROMIDE
    RTECS Number XS7965000
    TSCA TSCA
    Chemical Name or Material Benzyl bromide
    Assay 99%

    Description

    Applications
    Benzyl bromide is widely useful in organic synthesis as a benzyl protecting group for alcohols and carboxylic acids. It is used in the preparation of foaming and frothing agents, quaternary ammonium compounds, peniclins, photographic chemicals, synthetic resins, dyes and plasticizers and esters. It is also involved in the synthesis of (E)-(2-Iodovinyl)benzene by reacting it with diiodomethane.

    Solubility
    Miscible with benzene, carbon tetrachloride, ethanol and ether.

    Notes
    Light and moisture sensitive. Incompatible with bases, alcohols, amines, oxidizing agents and corrodes steel.

    GHS H Statement
    H314-H335-H227-H319
    Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
    May cause respiratory irritation.
    Combustible liquid.
    Causes serious eye irritation.

    GHS P Statement
    P280-P305+P351+P338-P309-P310
    Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
    IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue
    IF exposed or if you feel unwell: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.

    Danger

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