Alfa Aesar™ Isobutyraldehyde, 98%

Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar™ A121060F

Quantity 2500mL

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Catalog No. AAA121060F

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    Chemical Identifiers

    CAS 78-84-2
    Molecular Formula C4H8O
    Linear Formula (CH3)2CHCHO
    Formula Weight 72.11g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00006980
    UN Number UN2045
    Beilstein 605330
    Merck Index 14,5154
    Synonym 2-Methylpropanal; 2-Methylpropionaldehyde
    Chemical Name or Material Isobutyraldehyde

    Specifications

    Odor Pungent
    Boiling Point 63° to 65°C
    Melting Point −65°C
    Flash Point −24°C (−11°F)
    Quantity 2500mL
    CAS 78-84-2
    Physical Form Liquid
    Assay Percent Range 98%
    Molecular Formula C4H8O
    Linear Formula (CH3)2CHCHO
    Formula Weight 72.11g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00006980
    UN Number UN2045
    Beilstein 605330
    Merck Index 14,5154
    Synonym 2-Methylpropanal; 2-Methylpropionaldehyde
    Health Hazard 1 Danger
    Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
    H225-H319-H335
    Highly flammable liquid and vapor.
    Causes serious eye irritation.
    May cause respiratory irritation.
    Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
    P210-P261-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
    Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces.
    - No smoking.
    Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
    IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
    IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
    Continue rinsing.
    Store locked up.
    Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
    Storage Note 1 Air Sensitive
    Recommended Storage 2°C to 8°C
    DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: ISOBUTYRALDEHYDE
    RTECS Number NQ4025000
    TSCA TSCA
    Chemical Name or Material Isobutyraldehyde
    Assay 98%

    Description

    Applications
    Isobutyraldehyde is used as an intermediate in the preparation of isobutanol, methacrolein, hydroxypivaldehyde and neopentyl glycol. It is actively involved in the Cannizaro reaction. It is also used as an intermediate to prepare pharmaceuticals, agrochemicals, vitamins, antioxidants, rubber accelerators, textile auxiliaries, perfumery and flavors.

    Solubility
    Slightly miscible with water.

    Notes
    Air sensitive. Store in a cool place. Incompatible with oxidizing agents, strong acids, strong bases and strong reducing agents.

    GHS H Statement
    H225-H319-H335
    Highly flammable liquid and vapor.
    Causes serious eye irritation.
    May cause respiratory irritation.

    2°C to 8°C

    GHS P Statement
    P210-P261-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
    Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces.
    - No smoking.
    Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
    IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
    IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
    Continue rinsing.
    Store locked up.
    Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

    Air Sensitive

    Danger

    SDS & Safety Documents

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