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Alfa Aesar™ 1,6-Dibromohexane, 97+%

$125.36 - $125.36

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material 1,6-Dibromohexane
CAS 629-03-8
Molecular Formula Br(CH2)6Br
Formula Weight 243.98g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00000272
UN Number UN3082
Beilstein 1236322
Synonym Hexamethylene dibromide
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AAA134170E

 
alfa aesar™
A13417-0E
2500g CALL N/A N/A
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AAA1341736

 
alfa aesar™
A13417-36
500g Each for $125.36

AAA1341722

 
alfa aesar™
A13417-22
100g CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Melting Point −2°C
Boiling Point 242° to 244°C
Quantity 2500g
Flash Point >110°C (230°F)
Odor Odorless
Chemical Name or Material 1,6-Dibromohexane
CAS 629-03-8
Assay ≥97%
Molecular Formula Br(CH2)6Br
Formula Weight 243.98g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00000272
UN Number UN3082
Beilstein 1236322
Synonym Hexamethylene dibromide
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H302-H317
Harmful if swallowed.
May cause an allergic skin reaction.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P261-P280-P301+P312-P363-P321-P501a
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF SWALLOWED: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell.
Wash contaminated clothing before reuse.
Specific treatment (see label).
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 9; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: ENVIRONMENTALLY HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCE, LIQUID, N.O.S.
RTECS Number MO1515000
TSCA TSCA

Applications
1,6-Dibromohexane is used as a reagent in the synthesis of novel benzo[b]xanthone derivatives which have a potential antitumor activity. It is also used as a cross-linker for the cross-linking of glycuronans.

Solubility
Miscible with ethanol, ether, benzene and chloroform. Immiscible with water.

Notes
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents and strong bases.

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS P Statement
P261-P280-P301+P312-P363-P321-P501a
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF SWALLOWED: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell.
Wash contaminated clothing before reuse.
Specific treatment (see label).
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H302-H317
Harmful if swallowed.
May cause an allergic skin reaction.