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Alfa Aesar™ 1-Butanol, 99%

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material 1-Butanol
CAS 71-36-3
Molecular Formula CH3(CH2)3OH
Formula Weight 74.12g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00002964
UN Number UN1120
Beilstein 969148
Merck Index 14,1540
Synonym n-Butyl alcohol
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AAL131710F

 
alfa aesar™
L13171-0F
2500mL CALL N/A N/A
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AAL13171AE

 
alfa aesar™
L13171-AE
100mL CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Odor Alcohol-like
Quantity 2500mL
Flash Point 35°C (95°F)
Boiling Point 117° to 118°C
Melting Point −90 to −89°C
pH 7
Quantity 2500mL
Chemical Name or Material 1-Butanol
CAS 71-36-3
Assay 99%
Molecular Formula CH3(CH2)3OH
Formula Weight 74.12g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00002964
UN Number UN1120
Beilstein 969148
Merck Index 14,1540
Synonym n-Butyl alcohol
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H318-H226-H302-H335-H336-H315
Causes serious eye damage.
Flammable liquid and vapor.
Harmful if swallowed.
May cause respiratory irritation.
May cause drowsiness or dizziness.
Causes skin irritation.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P210-P261-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: BUTANOLS
RTECS Number EO1400000
TSCA TSCA

Applications
1-Butanol is used as a solvent for many organic reactions in pharmaceutical and chemical industry, as a solvent in coating industries and also used as a diluent/reactant in the manufacture of urea-formaldehyde and melamine-formaldehyde resins. It is used in the production of drugs, alkaloids, additive in floor cleaners, consumer products and stain removers. It is used as a mobile phase in paper and thin layer chromatography. It is also used as an alternative for gasoline and diesel fuels.

Solubility
Miscible with alcohols, ketones, aldehydes, ethers, aliphatic and aromatic hydrocarbons. Slightly miscible with water.

Notes
Keep the container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Incompatible with strong acids and strong oxidizing agents, alkali metals and halogens.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P210-P261-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H318-H226-H302-H335-H336-H315
Causes serious eye damage.
Flammable liquid and vapor.
Harmful if swallowed.
May cause respiratory irritation.
May cause drowsiness or dizziness.
Causes skin irritation.