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Alfa Aesar™ 1,8-Dibromooctane, 98%

$67.84 - $217.28

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material 1,8-Dibromooctane
CAS 4549-32-0
Molecular Formula Br(CH2)8Br
Formula Weight 272.02g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00000277
Beilstein 1698114
Synonym Octamethylene dibromide
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AAA1565114

 
alfa aesar™
A15651-14
25g Each for $67.84

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A15651-18
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100g Each for $217.28
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Melting Point 15° to 16°C
Boiling Point 270° to 272°C
Quantity 25g
Flash Point >110°C (230°F)
Chemical Name or Material 1,8-Dibromooctane
CAS 4549-32-0
Assay 98%
Molecular Formula Br(CH2)8Br
Formula Weight 272.02g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00000277
Beilstein 1698114
Synonym Octamethylene dibromide
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H315-H319-H335
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
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.
IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
TSCA TSCA

Applications
1,8-Dibromooctane is used as an additive in the preparation poly[[4,8-bis[(2-ethylhexyl)oxy]benzo[1,2-b:4,5-b′]dithiophene-2,6-diyl][3-fluoro-2-[(2-ethylhexyl)carbonyl]thieno[3,4-b]thiophenediyl]]:[6,6]-phenylC71-butyric acid methyl ester, which finds application in the fabrication of organic photovoltaics (OPVs). Further, it is used in the preparation of (1,4-bis-(8-bromooctyloxy)-benzene).

Solubility
Immiscible with water.

Notes
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents and strong bases.

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS P Statement
P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
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.
IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H315-H319-H335
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.