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Alfa Aesar™ 1,3-Dichloroacetone, 96%

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material 1,3-Dichloroacetone
CAS 534-07-6
Molecular Formula C3H4Cl2O
Formula Weight 126.97
MDL Number MFCD00000937
UN Number UN2649
Beilstein 605456
Merck Index 14,3052
Synonym 1,3-Dichloro-2-propanone
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AAA1414914

 
alfa aesar™
A1414914
25g CALL N/A N/A
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AAA1414922

 
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A1414922
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A1414936
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 126.97
Boiling Point 172° to 173°C
RTECS Number UC1430000
Recommended Storage 2° to 8°C
TSCA TSCA
Synonym 1,3-Dichloro-2-propanone
Molecular Formula C3H4Cl2O
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P280-P273-P305+P351+P338-P309-P310-P501a
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
Avoid release to the environment.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
IF exposed or if you feel unwell: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
Melting Point 40° to 44°C
MDL Number MFCD00000937
CAS 534-07-6
Odor Pungent
UN Number UN2649
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H300-H310-H330-H314-H318-H341
Fatal if swallowed.
Fatal in contact with skin.
Fatal if inhaled.
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Causes serious eye damage.
Suspected of causing genetic defects.
Beilstein 605456
Merck Index 14,3052
Health Hazard 1 Danger
pH 4.2
Flash Point 95°C (203°F)
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 6.1; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: 1,3-DICHLOROACETONE
Quantity 25g
Assay 96%
Chemical Name or Material 1,3-Dichloroacetone

Applications
1,3-Dichloroacetone is used in the synthesis of citric acid. It is used as a solvent and as an intermediate in organic synthesis. Further, it serves as an acceptor substrate in the cross-aldol reaction with donor substrates such as acetone, cyclopentanone and cyclohexanone. It is also used in the preparation of an active pharmaceutical ingredient, famotidine.

Solubility
Soluble in water, ethanol and diethyl ether.

Notes
Hygroscopic. Store in a cool place. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, strong bases and reducing agents.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P280-P273-P305+P351+P338-P309-P310-P501a
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
Avoid release to the environment.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
IF exposed or if you feel unwell: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H300-H310-H330-H314-H318-H341
Fatal if swallowed.
Fatal in contact with skin.
Fatal if inhaled.
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Causes serious eye damage.
Suspected of causing genetic defects.

2° to 8°C