Alfa Aesar™ Chloroform, ethanol-free, 99+%, stab. with ca 50 ppm amylene
Chloroform is a commonly used laboratory solvent. It was previously used as an anesthetic. It is also used as a precursor to PTFE and refrigerants. Chloroform was used in the past as an extraction solvent for fats, oils and greases. It is useful for the rapid and simple release of periplasmic proteins. The mixture of guanidinium thiocyanate-phenol-chloroform, plays an essential role in the RNA isolation process.
Miscible with diethyl ether, oils, ligroin, alcohol, acetone, carbon tetrachloride and carbondisulfide.Slightly miscible with water.
It is a stable and light sensitive chemical compound. Incompatible with metals, alkalies. Keep the material away from heat, sparks and flame and other sources of ignition. Store it in a cool, dry, well-ventilated area..
|Solubility Information||Miscible with diethyl ether,oils,ligroin,alcohol,acetone,carbon tetrachloride and carbondisulfide.Slightly miscible with water.|
|Boiling Point||60.5°C to 61.5°C|
|Chemical Name or Material||Chloroform, ethanol-free, stabilized With ≈50ppm amylene|
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GHS H Statement
Suspected of causing cancer.
May cause damage to organs through prolonged or repeated exposure.
Harmful if swallowed.
Causes skin irritation.
DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 6.1; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: CHLOROFORM
EINECSNumber : 200-663-8
RTECSNumber : FS9100000
TSCA : Yes
Recommended Storage : Ambient temperatures