Alfa Aesar™ Trimethyl phosphate, 98+%

Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar™ A1059536

Quantity 500g

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    Chemical Identifiers

    CAS 512-56-1
    Molecular Formula C3H9O4P
    Linear Formula (CH3O)3PO
    Formula Weight 140.08g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00008348
    Beilstein 1071731
    Synonym Phosphoric acid trimethyl ester
    Chemical Name or Material Trimethyl phosphate

    Specifications

    Odor Pleasant
    Melting Point −46°C
    Boiling Point 196° to 198°C
    Quantity 500g
    Flash Point >150°C (302°F)
    CAS 512-56-1
    Molecular Formula C3H9O4P
    Linear Formula (CH3O)3PO
    Formula Weight 140.08g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00008348
    Beilstein 1071731
    Synonym Phosphoric acid trimethyl ester
    Health Hazard 1 Danger
    Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
    H340-H351-H302-H315-H319
    May cause genetic defects.
    Suspected of causing cancer.
    Harmful if swallowed.
    Causes skin irritation.
    Causes serious eye irritation.
    Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
    P201-P309-P310
    Obtain special instructions before use.
    IF exposed or if you feel unwell: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
    RTECS Number TC8225000
    TSCA TSCA
    Chemical Name or Material Trimethyl phosphate
    Assay ≥98%

    Description

    Applications
    Trimethyl phosphate is used as a color inhibitor for polyester and other polymer preparations, flame retardants and plasticizer. It acts as a solvent for aromatic halogenations and nitration reactions. It is used as a mild methylating reagent which is used in the dimethylation of aniline and related heterocyclic compound. Furthermore, it is involved in the synthesis of 1-methyl-pyridinium; dimethyl phosphate by reacting with pyridine.

    Solubility
    Miscible with water.

    Notes
    Moisture sensitive. Keep the container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Incompatible with strong bases and strong oxidizing agents.

    GHS H Statement
    H340-H351-H302-H315-H319
    May cause genetic defects.
    Suspected of causing cancer.
    Harmful if swallowed.
    Causes skin irritation.
    Causes serious eye irritation.

    GHS P Statement
    P201-P309-P310
    Obtain special instructions before use.
    IF exposed or if you feel unwell: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.

    Danger

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