Alfa Aesar™ tert-Butyl ethyl ether, 99%

Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar™ B2294514

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    Chemical Identifiers

    CAS 637-92-3
    Molecular Formula (CH3)3COCH2CH3
    Formula Weight 102.18g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00009225
    UN Number UN1179
    Beilstein 1731469
    Merck Index 14,3774
    Synonym Ethyl tert-butyl ether; tert-Butoxyethane
    Chemical Name or Material tert-Butyl ethyl ether

    Specifications

    Melting Point −94°C
    Boiling Point 72° to 73°C
    Quantity 25g
    Flash Point −19°C (−2°F)
    CAS 637-92-3
    Molecular Formula (CH3)3COCH2CH3
    Formula Weight 102.18g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00009225
    UN Number UN1179
    Beilstein 1731469
    Merck Index 14,3774
    Synonym Ethyl tert-butyl ether; tert-Butoxyethane
    Health Hazard 1 Danger
    Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
    H225-H331-H315-H319-H335
    Highly flammable liquid and vapour.
    Toxic if inhaled.
    Causes skin irritation.
    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.
    DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: ETHYL BUTYL ETHER
    RTECS Number KN4730200
    TSCA TSCA
    Chemical Name or Material tert-Butyl ethyl ether
    Assay 99%

    Description

    Applications
    tert-Butyl ethyl ether is used as an oxygenate gasoline additive oxygenate during its production from crude oil. It is used as an extractant in human urine by using single-walled carbon nanotubes as an adsorbent. It plays an important role as a fuel component in petrol to enhance its octane rating.

    Solubility
    Miscible with alcohol, ethyl ether. Slightly miscible with water.

    Notes
    Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, neoprene, n-butyl and urethane. It may react with air to form peroxides.

    GHS H Statement
    H225-H331-H315-H319-H335
    Highly flammable liquid and vapour.
    Toxic if inhaled.
    Causes skin irritation.
    Causes serious eye irritation.
    May cause respiratory irritation.

    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.

    Danger

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