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Alfa Aesar™ 1,2-Dichloroethane, 99+%

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Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material 1,2-Dichloroethane
CAS 107-06-2
Molecular Formula C2H4Cl2
Linear Formula ClCH2CH2Cl
Formula Weight 98.96g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00000963
UN Number UN1184
Beilstein 605264
Merck Index 14,3797
Synonym EDC; Ethylene chloride
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AAA12775L8

 
alfa aesar™
A12775-L8
10L Each for $237.58

AAA127750F

 
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A12775-0F
2500mL CALL N/A N/A
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AAA12775AP

 
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A12775-AP
500mL CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Melting Point −35°C
Boiling Point 83°C
Quantity 10L
Flash Point 15°C (59°F)
Chemical Name or Material 1,2-Dichloroethane
CAS 107-06-2
Assay ≥99%
Molecular Formula C2H4Cl2
Linear Formula ClCH2CH2Cl
Formula Weight 98.96g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00000963
UN Number UN1184
Beilstein 605264
Merck Index 14,3797
Synonym EDC; Ethylene chloride
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H225-H350-H302-H315-H319-H335
Highly flammable liquid and vapour.
May cause cancer.
Harmful if swallowed.
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: ETHYLENE DICHLORIDE
RTECS Number KI0525000
TSCA TSCA

Applications
1,2-Dichloroethane is used to make vinyl chloride and chlorinated solvents (trichloroethane, trichloroethylene, perchloroethylene, and vinylidene) to remove grease, resins, glue and dirt. It is used as a solvent in the manufacture of polystyrene and SBR latex. It is added to leaded petrol as an anti-knock compound. It is also used in polyvinyl chloride (PVC) pipes, packaging materials, furniture, auto mobile parts, wall coverings and housewares. It is also used generally as an intermediate for other organic chemical compounds and as a solvent. It is a useful solvent for the isomer distribution in the acetylation of benzene and toluene under the influence of aluminum chloride.

Solubility
Miscible with methanol, diethyl ether, n-octanol and acetone. Very slightly miscible with water.

Notes
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, strong reducing agents, bases and alkali metals.

Safety and Handling

Danger

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.

GHS H Statement
H225-H350-H302-H315-H319-H335
Highly flammable liquid and vapour.
May cause cancer.
Harmful if swallowed.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.