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Ethyl methanesulfonate, 99%, Alfa Aesar™

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62-50-0
C3H8O3S
124.154
MFCD00007559
PLUBXMRUUVWRLT-UHFFFAOYSA-N
ethyl mesylate, ethyl methanesulphonate, half-myleran, methanesulfonic acid, ethyl ester, methanesulfonic acid ethyl ester, methylsulfonic acid, ethyl ester, rcra waste number u119, ethyl methansulphonate, ethyl ester of methylsulfonic acid, ethyl ester of methanesulfonic acid
6113
CHEBI:23994
ethyl methanesulfonate
CCOS(=O)(=O)C
62-50-0
C3H8O3S
124.154
MFCD00007559
PLUBXMRUUVWRLT-UHFFFAOYSA-N
ethyl mesylate, ethyl methanesulphonate, half-myleran, methanesulfonic acid, ethyl ester, methanesulfonic acid ethyl ester, methylsulfonic acid, ethyl ester, rcra waste number u119, ethyl methansulphonate, ethyl ester of methylsulfonic acid, ethyl ester of methanesulfonic acid
6113
CHEBI:23994
ethyl methanesulfonate
CCOS(=O)(=O)C
Applications
Ethyl methanesulfonate is used as mutagen for both mammalian and plant cells. It finds application as a model alkylating agent in the study of deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) repair processes.

Solubility
Miscible with water.

Notes
Special handling precautions required. View MSDS prior to purchase. MSDS available online at www.alfa.com.Moisture sensitive. Keep the container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents and strong bases.
Refractive Index 1.418
Sensitivity Moisture sensitive
Density 1.17
Quantity 5g
Odor Fruit-like
Flash Point 100°C (212°F)
Boiling Point 85°C to 86°C (10mmHg)
Assay Percent Range 99%
UN Number UN2810
Beilstein 773969
Merck Index 14,3827
Solubility Information Miscible with water.
Formula Weight 124.16
Percent Purity 99%
Chemical Name or Material Ethyl methanesulfonate
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GHS H Statement
H340-H351-H361-H302
May cause genetic defects.
Suspected of causing cancer.
Suspected of damaging fertility or the unborn child.
Harmful if swallowed.

P201-P202-P261-P264b-P270-P271-P280-P301+P312-P302+P352-P304+P340-P305+P351+P338-P308+P313-P330-P332+P313-P362-P501c

H302-H315-H319-H335-H340-H351

DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 6.1; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: TOXIC, LIQUIDS, ORGANIC, N.O.S.

EINECSNumber : 200-536-7

RTECSNumber : PB2100000

TSCA : Yes

storageNote1 : Moisture Sensitive

Recommended Storage : Ambient temperatures; Store under Nitrogen