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Alfa Aesar™ 2-Bromoethanol, 97%

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Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material 2-Bromoethanol
CAS 540-51-2
Molecular Formula C2H5BrO
Linear Formula BrCH2CH2OH
Formula Weight 124.97
MDL Number MFCD00002827
UN Number UN2922
Beilstein 878140
Merck Index 14,3792
Synonym Ethylene bromohydrin; 2-Hydroxyethyl bromide
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AAA1027514

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A1027514*
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AAA102750B

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A102750B
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 124.97
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P260-P301+P310-P303+P361+P353-P304+P340-P305+P351+P338-P320-P330-P361-P405-P501a
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
Continue rinsing.
Specific treatment is urgent (see label).
Rinse mouth.
Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
UN Number UN2922
Chemical Name or Material 2-Bromoethanol
Flash Point >110°C (230°F)
Beilstein 878140
Boiling Point 149° to 150°C
Linear Formula BrCH2CH2OH
Assay 97%
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Molecular Formula C2H5BrO
Merck Index 14,3792
Synonym Ethylene bromohydrin; 2-Hydroxyethyl bromide
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H300-H310-H330-H314-H318
Fatal if swallowed.
Fatal in contact with skin.
Fatal if inhaled.
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Causes serious eye damage.
CAS 540-51-2
MDL Number MFCD00002827
Quantity 25g
Melting Point −80°C
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 8; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: CORROSIVE LIQUIDS, TOXIC, N.O.S.
TSCA TSCA
RTECS Number KJ8225000

Applications
2-Bromoethanol is utilized in selective reduction of nitroarenes. It is used as a solvent and organic synthetic raw material. It finds application in the synthesis of 2-piperidin-1-yl-ethanol by reacting with piperidine. It is used in selective reduction of nitroarenes.

Solubility
Miscible with water, organic solvent and petroleum ether.

Notes
Light sensitive. Hygroscopic. Store in a cool place. Incompatible with strong acids, strong oxidizing agents, strong reducing agents, acid chlorides and acid anhydrides.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P260-P301+P310-P303+P361+P353-P304+P340-P305+P351+P338-P320-P330-P361-P405-P501a
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
Continue rinsing.
Specific treatment is urgent (see label).
Rinse mouth.
Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H300-H310-H330-H314-H318
Fatal if swallowed.
Fatal in contact with skin.
Fatal if inhaled.
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Causes serious eye damage.