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Alfa Aesar™ Butyraldehyde, 98+%

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500mL
2500mL
123-72-8
C4H8O
72.107
MFCD00007023
ZTQSAGDEMFDKMZ-UHFFFAOYSA-N
butyraldehyde,n-butyraldehyde,butyral,1-butanal,butyric aldehyde,butanaldehyde,butaldehyde,butalyde,butal,n-butanal
261
CHEBI:15743
butanal
CCCC=O
123-72-8
C4H8O
72.107
MFCD00007023
ZTQSAGDEMFDKMZ-UHFFFAOYSA-N
butyraldehyde,n-butyraldehyde,butyral,1-butanal,butyric aldehyde,butanaldehyde,butaldehyde,butalyde,butal,n-butanal
261
CHEBI:15743
butanal
CCCC=O
Applications
Butyraldehyde is used as an intermediate in the production of synthetic resins, rubber accelerators, tanning auxiliaries, perfumes, flavors, plasticizers and high molecular weight polymers. It acts as a chemical intermediate to prepare other chemicals such as 2-ethylhexanol, n-butanol, polyvinyl butyral (PVB), n-butyric acid and pharmaceuticals.

Solubility
Miscible with water, ethanol, ether, ethyl acetate, acetone and toluene.

Notes
Air sensitive. Store in cool place. Incompatible with oxidizing agents, reducing agents, strong bases and acids.
Density 0.8
Refractive Index 1.38
Sensitivity Air Sensitive
Odor Pungent
Quantity 500mL
Flash Point −11°C (12°F)
Melting Point -99°C
Boiling Point 75°C to 76°C
Linear Formula CH3CH2CH2CHO
UN Number UN1129
Beilstein 506061
Merck Index 14,1591
Solubility Information Miscible with water,ethanol,ether,ethyl acetate,acetone and toluene.
Formula Weight 72.11
Percent Purity ≥98%
Chemical Name or Material Butyraldehyde
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GHS H Statement
H225
Highly flammable liquid and vapour.

P210-P233-P240-P241-P242-P243-P264b-P280-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P370+P378q-P501c

H225-H319

DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: BUTYRALDEHYDE

EINECSNumber : 204-646-6

RTECSNumber : ES2275000

TSCA : Yes

Recommended Storage : Ambient temperatures; Store under Argon