1,4-Dibromopentane is used in the preparation of pharaoh ant trail pheromone stereoisomer, indolizidine alkaloid. It is also involved in the preparation 1,2-dimethyl-1-phenylcyclopentane and boc-L-2-amino-6-bromoheptanoic acid.
Insoluble in water.
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents and strong bases.
|102° to 103°C (15mmHg)|
Safety and Handling
GHS H Statement
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
GHS P Statement
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Take off contaminated clothing and wash before reuse.
Specific treatment (see label).
If skin irritation occurs: Get medical advice/attention.
If eye irritation persists: Get medical advice/attention.
TSCA : TSCA