Alfa Aesar Isobutyryl chloride, 98%
Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar B2447236
Isobutyryl chloride is used in the preparation of fully isobutyramide terminated hyperbranched polyethylenimines. It plays an important role in the separation and identification of shikonin and its ester derivatives in the root epidermis of Echium italicum L. It acts as an acylating agent for the ketimine derivatives of alfa-amino esters, nucleosides and pyrroles. Further, it is used in the preparation of organic peroxides. In addition to this, it is used as an intermediate for dyes, textile auxiliaries and peroxide compounds.
Miscible with chloroform, glacial acetic acid, ether, toluene, methylene chloride and benzene.
Moisture sensitive. Incompatible with bases, water, strong oxidizing agents and alcohols.
|91° to 93°C|
Safety and Handling
SDS & Safety Documents
GHS H Statement
Highly flammable liquid and vapour.
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
GHS P Statement
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Do not breathe 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.
DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: ISOBUTYRYL CHLORIDE
RTECSNumber : UC3944000
TSCA : TSCA
storageNote1 : Moisture Sensitive