Oxalyl chloride, 98%, Alfa Aesar

Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar A18012-18

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    Chemical Identifiers

    CAS 79-37-8
    Physical Form Liquid
    Assay Percent Range 0.98
    Molecular Formula ClCOCOCl
    Formula Weight 126.93g/mol
    Chemical Name or Material Oxalyl chloride

    Specifications

    Density 1.455
    Quantity 50g
    CAS 79-37-8
    Physical Form Liquid
    Assay Percent Range 0.98
    Molecular Formula ClCOCOCl
    Formula Weight 126.93g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00000704
    UN Number UN2927
    Beilstein 1361988
    Merck Index 14,6914
    Health Hazard 1 Danger
    Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
    H331-H314-H318-H302
    Toxic if inhaled.
    Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
    Causes serious eye damage.
    Harmful if swallowed.
    Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
    P280-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P310-P402+P404
    Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
    IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with wa
    Storage Note 1 Moisture Sensitive
    DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 6.1; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: TOXIC LIQUIDS, CORROSIVE, ORGANIC, N.O.S.
    RTECS Number KI2950000
    TSCA TSCA
    Chemical Name or Material Oxalyl chloride
    Assay 98%

    Description

    Applications
    Oxalyl chloride is mainly used as a catalyst in the oxidation of alcohols to the corresponding aldehydes and ketones. It is actively used for the synthesis of acid chlorides from acids. In the Fridel-Crafts acylation reaction, it reacts with aromatic compounds to get the corresponding acyl choride using aluminum chloride as catalyst. Further, it is utilized to prepare dioxane tetrketone, an oxide of carbon.

    Solubility
    Oxalyl chloride Slightly miscible with water.Miscible with ether, benzene and chloroform.

    Notes
    Moisture sensitive. Incompatible with bases, alcohols, water, amines and metals.

    GHS H Statement
    H331-H314-H318-H302
    Toxic if inhaled.
    Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
    Causes serious eye damage.
    Harmful if swallowed.

    GHS P Statement
    P280-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P310-P402+P404
    Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
    IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with wa

    Moisture Sensitive

    Danger

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