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Alfa Aesar™ 2,2-Dichloro-1,1-difluoroethyl methyl ether, 97%

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material 2,2-Dichloro-1,1-difluoroethyl methyl ether
CAS 76-38-0
Molecular Formula CH3OCF2CHCl2
Formula Weight 164.97
MDL Number MFCD00040144
UN Number UN3271
Beilstein 1737766
Merck Index 14,5994
Synonym Methoxyflurane
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AAL1728506

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alfa aesar™
L1728506
5g CALL N/A N/A
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AAL1728514

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alfa aesar™
L1728514
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 164.97
Chemical Name or Material 2,2-Dichloro-1,1-difluoroethyl methyl ether
Molecular Formula CH3OCF2CHCl2
Assay 97%
CAS 76-38-0
Synonym Methoxyflurane
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H226-H341-H319
Flammable liquid and vapor.
Suspected of causing genetic defects.
Causes serious eye irritation.
RTECS Number KN7820000
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P210-P280-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
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.
Boiling Point 105°C
MDL Number MFCD00040144
Beilstein 1737766
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Merck Index 14,5994
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: ETHERS, N.O.S.
UN Number UN3271
Flash Point 37°C (98°F)
Quantity 5g
Melting Point −36°C

Applications
2,2-Dichloro-1,1-difluoroethyl methyl ether is used as a lipid soluble anesthetic agent. It is a neuromuscular blocking agent given concurrently to get the desired degree of muscular relaxation. Further, it is a powerful analgesic agent.

Solubility
Miscible with alcohol, acetone, chloroform, ether, fixed oils and benzene. Immiscible with water.

Notes
Incompatible with oxidizing agents.

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS P Statement
P210-P280-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
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
H226-H341-H319
Flammable liquid and vapor.
Suspected of causing genetic defects.
Causes serious eye irritation.