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Alfa Aesar™ 2-Methoxyethanol, 99%

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Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material 2-Methoxyethanol
CAS 109-86-4
Molecular Formula C3H8O2
Linear Formula CH3OCH2CH2OH
Formula Weight 76.10g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00002867
UN Number UN1188
Beilstein 1731074
Merck Index 14,6038
Synonym Ethylene glycol monomethyl ether; Methyl Cellosolve
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AAA174590D

 
alfa aesar™
A17459-0D
10000mL CALL N/A N/A
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AAA174590F

 
alfa aesar™
A17459-0F
2500mL Each for $82.53
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Melting Point −85°C
Boiling Point 124° to 125°C
pH 4 to 7
Quantity 10000mL
Flash Point 46°C (115°F)
Odor Characteristic
Chemical Name or Material 2-Methoxyethanol
CAS 109-86-4
Assay 99%
Molecular Formula C3H8O2
Linear Formula CH3OCH2CH2OH
Formula Weight 76.10g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00002867
UN Number UN1188
Beilstein 1731074
Merck Index 14,6038
Synonym Ethylene glycol monomethyl ether; Methyl Cellosolve
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H360-H226-H302-H312-H332
May damage fertility or the unborn child.
Flammable liquid and vapour.
Harmful if swallowed.
Harmful in contact with skin.
Harmful if inhaled.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P210-P261-P280-P303+P361+P353-P405-P501a
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.
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: ETHYLENE GLYCOL MONOMETHYL ETHER
RTECS Number KL5775000
TSCA TSCA

Applications
Solvent for ninhydrin color reagent2-Methoxy ethanol is used as a solvent for various purposes like varnishes, dyes, cleaning agents, epoxy coating, paints, anti-icing fuel additive in aviation and resins. It is involved in the preparation of Vaska’s complex viz. trans-chlorocarbonylbis(triphenylphosphine)iridium(I) and ruthenium hydridechlorocarbonyl tristriphenylphosphine. Further, it is also used in the synthesis of 2-aminothiazoles and Rho-associated kinase inhibitors.

Solubility
Miscible with water, alcohol, ether, acetone, hydrocarbons, ketones, glycols and dimethylformamide.

Notes
Incompatible with strong bases, strong oxidizing agents, acids, bases, copper alloys and copper.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P210-P261-P280-P303+P361+P353-P405-P501a
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.

GHS H Statement
H360-H226-H302-H312-H332
May damage fertility or the unborn child.
Flammable liquid and vapour.
Harmful if swallowed.
Harmful in contact with skin.
Harmful if inhaled.