1-Chloro-2-methylpropane is used to prepare an organometllic compound, isobutyllithium by reacting with lithium using petroleum ether as a solvent.
Miscible with water, alcohol and diethyl ether.
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.
|68° to 69°C|
Safety and Handling
GHS H Statement
Highly flammable liquid and vapor.
GHS P Statement
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.Ground/bond container and receiving equipment.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep cool.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: CHLOROBUTANES
TSCA : TSCA