Triethyl orthoformate, 98%

Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar A13587-AP

Quantity 500mL

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    Chemical Identifiers

    CAS 122-51-0
    Molecular Formula HC(OCH2CH3)3
    Linear Formula HC(OCH2CH3)3
    Formula Weight 148.20g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00009230
    UN Number UN2524
    Beilstein 605384
    Merck Index 14,6884
    Chemical Name or Material Triethyl Orthoformate

    Specifications

    Density 0.891
    Quantity 500mL
    CAS 122-51-0
    Physical Form Liquid
    Assay Percent Range 98%
    Molecular Formula HC(OCH2CH3)3
    Linear Formula HC(OCH2CH3)3
    Formula Weight 148.20g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00009230
    UN Number UN2524
    Beilstein 605384
    Merck Index 14,6884
    Health Hazard 1 Warning
    Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
    H226-H315-H319-H335
    Flammable liquid and vapour.
    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
    Storage Note 1 Moisture sensitive
    DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: ETHYL ORTHOFORMATE
    RTECS Number RM6475000
    TSCA TSCA
    Chemical Name or Material Triethyl Orthoformate
    Assay 98%

    Description

    Applications
    Triethyl orthoformate is used in Bodroux-Chichibabin aldehyde synthesis to prepare an aldehyde with one carbon higher by reacting with Grignard reagent. It is also used in the electrophilic formylation of activated aromatic species such as phenol.

    Solubility
    Miscible with alcohols, acetone, ethers and chloroform. Slightly miscible with water.

    Notes
    Moisture sensitive. Incompatible with acids and strong oxidizing agents.

    GHS H Statement
    H226-H315-H319-H335
    Flammable liquid and vapour.
    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

    Moisture sensitive

    Warning

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