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Methyl formate, 97%, may cont. up to ca 3% methanol

Manufacturer:  Alfa Aesar A15850AP

Quantity 500mL

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Catalog No. AAA15850AP


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Specifications

Description

Applications
Methyl formate is used as a precursor to formamide, dimethylformamide and formic acid. It is used as a blowing agent and utilized for quick-drying finishes due to its high vapor pressure. It is used as a component of azeotrope to recover expensive solvents. Further, it is used as a propellant and an intermediate for optical brighteners and hydrocyanic acid.

Solubility
Miscible with water.

Notes
Incompatible with oxidizing agents.
Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

107-31-3
HCO2CH3
MFCD00003291
1734623
Methyl Formate
HCO2CH3
60.05
UN1243
14,6077

Specifications

500mL
0.972
97%
HCO2CH3
MFCD00003291
1734623
Methyl Formate
107-31-3
Liquid
HCO2CH3
60.05
UN1243
14,6077
97%, may cont. up to ≈3% methanol

Safety and Handling

SDS & Safety Documents

GHS H Statement
H224-H331-H371-H335-H302-H319

GHS P Statement
P210-P260-P261-P280-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P309+P311-P405-P501a

Danger

DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: I; Proper Shipping Name: METHYL FORMATE

RTECSNumber : LQ8925000

TSCA : TSCA

Recommended Storage : 2° to 8°C

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