Alfa Aesar Methylmagnesium bromide, 3M in ether, packaged under Argon in resealable ChemSeal bottles
Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar 41252AP
Methylmagnesium bromide, 3M in ether has the wide range of applications in organic synthesis. Alkylation of aldehydes and ketones is the most common applications of Grignard reagent. It is a strong nucleophile that can form new carbon-carbon bonds. Also like organolithium compounds, it is useful to form carbon-heteroatom bonds.
Soluble in ether, toluene and tetrahydrfuran. Insoluble in hydrocarbons.
It is highly flammable and reacts with moisture or water to form methane gas, so it should be stored in tightly closed containers.
|Air & Moisture Sensitive|
|3M in ether|
Safety and Handling
SDS & Safety Documents
GHS H Statement
Extremely flammable liquid and vapor.
In contact with water releases flammable gas.
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Causes serious eye damage.
Harmful if swallowed.
May cause drowsiness or dizziness.
GHS P Statement
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes.
Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
IF exposed or if you feel unwell: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
Store in a dry place.
Store in a closed container.
DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 4.3; Packaging Group: I; Proper Shipping Name: METHYL MAGNESIUM BROMIDE, IN ETHYL ETHER
TSCA : TSCA
- Packaged under Argon