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Alfa Aesar™ 1,3-Dichloro-2-propanol, 98+%

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material 1,3-Dichloro-2-propanol
CAS 96-23-1
Molecular Formula C3H6Cl2O
Linear Formula ClCH2CH(OH)CH2Cl
Formula Weight 128.99
MDL Number MFCD00000951
UN Number UN2750
Beilstein 1732063
Merck Index 14,3074
Synonym Glycerol-alpha,gamma-dichlorohydrin; 1,3-Dichloro-2-hydroxypropane
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AAA160030B

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alfa aesar™
A160030B
1000g CALL N/A N/A
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AAA1600330

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alfa aesar™
A1600330
250g CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 128.99
Boiling Point 174° to 176°C
Synonym Glycerol-alpha,gamma-dichlorohydrin; 1,3-Dichloro-2-hydroxypropane
Flash Point 85°C (185°F)
Assay ≥98%
Beilstein 1732063
Melting Point −4°C
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Quantity 1000g
Merck Index 14,3074
TSCA TSCA
Chemical Name or Material 1,3-Dichloro-2-propanol
MDL Number MFCD00000951
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H301-H311-H350-H227
Toxic if swallowed.
Toxic in contact with skin.
May cause cancer.
Combustible liquid.
UN Number UN2750
Linear Formula ClCH2CH(OH)CH2Cl
RTECS Number UB1400000
CAS 96-23-1
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 6.1; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: 1,3-DICHLOROPROPANOL-2
Molecular Formula C3H6Cl2O
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P210-P280-P301+P310-P361-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Applications
1,3-Dichloro-2-propanol biotransformation to epichlorohydrin by the whole cells of recombinant Escherichia coli via resin-based in situ product removal has been investigated. It is used in the synthesis of glycerol, in the production of plastics and textiles and in the synthesis of pharmaceuticals. Also used as a solvent and as a cement for celluloid. It is also present in some foods, e.g. soy sauce, soup spices and instant soups, from hydrolization of proteins.

Solubility
Fully miscible in water.

Notes
Stable under recommended storage conditions. Incompatible with oxidizing agents.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P210-P280-P301+P310-P361-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H301-H311-H350-H227
Toxic if swallowed.
Toxic in contact with skin.
May cause cancer.
Combustible liquid.