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Alfa Aesar™ 2-Methoxyethyl chloroformate, tech. 85%

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material 2-Methoxyethyl chloroformate
CAS 628-12-6
Purity Grade Technical Grade
Molecular Formula CH3OCH2CH2CO2Cl
Formula Weight 138.55g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00058932
UN Number UN2742
Synonym Chloroformic acid 2-methoxyethyl ester
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AAH25937AA

 
alfa aesar™
H25937-AA
5mL CALL N/A N/A
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AAH25937AC

 
alfa aesar™
H25937-AC
25mL CALL N/A N/A
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AAH25937AK

 
alfa aesar™
H25937-AK
250mL CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Boiling Point 157° to 158°C
Quantity 5mL
Flash Point 59°C (138°F)
Chemical Name or Material 2-Methoxyethyl chloroformate
CAS 628-12-6
Purity Grade Technical Grade
Assay 85%
Molecular Formula CH3OCH2CH2CO2Cl
Formula Weight 138.55g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00058932
UN Number UN2742
Synonym Chloroformic acid 2-methoxyethyl ester
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H330-H314-H318-H226
Fatal if inhaled.
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Causes serious eye damage.
Flammable liquid and vapour.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P210-P303+P361+P353-P304+P340-P305+P351+P338-P320-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
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).
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 6.1; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: CHLOROFORMATES, TOXIC, CORROSIVE, FLAMMABLE, N.O.S.

Applications
2-methoxyethyl chloroformate was used to produce di-2-dimethoxyethyl hydrazine carboxylate(alternative reagent for the mitsunobu reaction).

Solubility
Soluble in most organic solvents.

Notes
Store in cool place. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Store away from strong oxidizing agents.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P210-P303+P361+P353-P304+P340-P305+P351+P338-P320-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
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).
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H330-H314-H318-H226
Fatal if inhaled.
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Causes serious eye damage.
Flammable liquid and vapour.