It is used in the synthesis of dithienylcyclopentene optical molecular switches. It is also used as an active pharmaceutical intermediate.
Not miscible or difficult to mix with water.
Store away from oxidizing agents. Keep the container tightly closed and place it in a cool, dry and well ventilated condition.
|155° to 156°C|
Safety and Handling
GHS H Statement
Toxic if inhaled.
Flammable liquid and vapour.
Harmful if swallowed.
Harmful in contact with skin.
GHS P Statement
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
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.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: FLAMMABLE LIQUIDS, TOXIC, N.O.S.