2-Ethylimidazole is used as internal standard in the quantification of 4-(5-)methylimidazole (4MI) in coffee by GC-MS method. It is a versatile intermediate used as a building block for active ingredients as well as in epoxy curing.
Soluble in water (617 g/L at 20°C)
Keep container tightly sealed. Store in cool, dry conditions in well sealed containers. Incompatible with oxidizing agents.
|78° to 86°C|
Safety and Handling
GHS H Statement
Causes serious eye damage.
Harmful if swallowed.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Causes skin irritation.
GHS P Statement
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
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 INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
TSCA : TSCA