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Alfa Aesar™ 2-Methyl-5-nitroimidazole, 99%

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material 2-Methyl-5-nitroimidazole
CAS 88054-22-2
Formula Weight 127.10g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00151322
Beilstein 4032
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AAH6061418

 
alfa aesar™
H60614-18
50g CALL N/A N/A
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AAH6061430

 
alfa aesar™
H60614-30
250g CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Density 1.426g/mL
Melting Point 251 to 255°C
Boiling Point 399°C
Quantity 50g
Chemical Name or Material 2-Methyl-5-nitroimidazole
CAS 88054-22-2
Physical Form Solid
Assay 99%
Formula Weight 127.10g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00151322
Beilstein 4032
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H301
Toxic if swallowed.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P264-P270-P301+P310-P321-P405-P501a
Wash thoroughly after handling.
Do not eat, drink or smoke when using this product.
IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
Specific treatment (see label).
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Applications
2-Methyl-4(5)-nitroimidazole was used to study the mechanism of both the alkaline and acidic hydrolysis of tinidazole. It is mainly used to synthesize intermediate of medicines such as Metronidazole and dimetridazole.

Solubility
Slightly soluble in ethanol, easily soluble in diluted acid and diluted alkali.

Notes
Store in a cool, dry place, in a well sealed container. Store away from oxidizing agents.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P264-P270-P301+P310-P321-P405-P501a
Wash thoroughly after handling.
Do not eat, drink or smoke when using this product.
IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
Specific treatment (see label).
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H301
Toxic if swallowed.