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Alfa Aesar™ 2-(Difluoromethoxy)benzyl bromide, 97%

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material 2-(Difluoromethoxy)benzyl bromide
CAS 85684-64-6
Molecular Formula C8H7BrF2O
Formula Weight 237.04g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00190103
UN Number UN3265
Synonym alpha-Bromo-2-difluoromethoxytoluene
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AAB2093109

 
alfa aesar™
B20931-09
10g CALL N/A N/A
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AAB2093118

 
alfa aesar™
B20931-18
50g CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Boiling Point 222°C
Quantity 10g
Flash Point 108°C (228°F)
Chemical Name or Material 2-(Difluoromethoxy)benzyl bromide
CAS 85684-64-6
Assay 97%
Molecular Formula C8H7BrF2O
Formula Weight 237.04g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00190103
UN Number UN3265
Synonym alpha-Bromo-2-difluoromethoxytoluene
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H314-H318
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Causes serious eye damage.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P280-P305+P351+P338-P309-P310
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
IF exposed or if you feel unwell: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 8; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: CORROSIVE LIQUID, ACIDIC, ORGANIC, N.O.S.

Applications
2-(Difluoromethoxy)benzyl bromide is used as a building block in organic synthesis. It also serves as a coupling reagent and N-protecting reagent. Further, it is used as a gas chromatography derivatizing agent.

Solubility
Immiscible with water.

Notes
Incompatible with oxidizing agents, strong bases, alcohols and ammonia.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P280-P305+P351+P338-P309-P310
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
IF exposed or if you feel unwell: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.

GHS H Statement
H314-H318
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Causes serious eye damage.