Alfa Aesar Tri-n-octylphosphine oxide, 98%
Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar A1106222
Tri-n-octylphosphine oxide is a solvent used in the extraction of metals, especially uranium, zirconium and hafnium. It is also used as an auxiliary reagent in the solvent extraction of metals. It is also used to extract hydrogen bonding organic compounds. Further, it is useful as a capping ligand for the production of quantum dots, such as those consisting of cadmium selenide.
Soluble in chloroform, toluene and hexane. Insoluble in water.
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.
|52° to 57°C|
|212° to 213°C (0.3mmHg)|
Safety and Handling
SDS & Safety Documents
GHS H Statement
Causes serious eye damage.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Causes skin irritation.
GHS P Statement
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
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 INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
RTECSNumber : SZ1662500
TSCA : TSCA