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Alfa Aesar™ 1,3-Bis(trifluoromethyl)benzene, 98+%

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material 1,3-Bis (trifluoromethyl)benzene
CAS 402-31-3
Molecular Formula C8H4F6
Formula Weight 214.11g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00000392
UN Number UN1993
Beilstein 2052589
Synonym alpha,alpha,alpha,alpha',alpha',alpha'-Hexafluoro-m-xylene
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AAA113600B

 
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A11360-0B
1000g CALL N/A N/A
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AAA1136018

 
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A11360-18
50g CALL N/A N/A
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AAA1136030

 
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A11360-30
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Quantity 1000g
Melting Point −35°C
Boiling Point 115° to 117°C
Quantity 1000g
Flash Point 26°C (78°F)
Odor Aromatic
Chemical Name or Material 1,3-Bis (trifluoromethyl)benzene
CAS 402-31-3
Assay ≥98%
Molecular Formula C8H4F6
Formula Weight 214.11g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00000392
UN Number UN1993
Beilstein 2052589
Synonym alpha,alpha,alpha,alpha',alpha',alpha'-Hexafluoro-m-xylene
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H226-H315-H319-H335
Flammable liquid and vapor.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P210-P260-P280g-P305+P351+P338
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces.
- No smoking.
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
Continue rinsing.
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: FLAMMABLE LIQUIDS, N.O.S.
TSCA TSCA

Applications
1,3-Bis(trifluoromethyl)benzene undergoes regioselective metalation and subsequent carboxylation at position 2 to give 2,6-bis(trifluoromethyl)benzoic acid. a convenient, selective synthesis of bis[2,4-bis(trifluoromethyl)phenyl]phosphane derivatives with 1,3-bis(trifluoromethyl)benzene as starting material.

Solubility
Insoluble in water. Soluble in alcohol, ether, benzene.

Notes
Store in cool place. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Store away from strong oxidizing agents.

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS P Statement
P210-P260-P280g-P305+P351+P338
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces.
- No smoking.
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
Continue rinsing.

GHS H Statement
H226-H315-H319-H335
Flammable liquid and vapor.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.