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Alfa Aesar™ 3-(Methylthio)propionaldehyde, 98%

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Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material 3-(Methylthio)propionaldehyde
CAS 3268-49-3
Molecular Formula C4H8OS
Linear Formula CH3S(CH2)2CHO
Formula Weight 104.17g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00007022
UN Number UN2785
Beilstein 1739289
Synonym Methional; 3-(Methylmercapto)propionaldehyde
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alfa aesar™
A14774-09
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Melting Point −58°C
Boiling Point 165° to 166°C
Quantity 10g
Flash Point 64°C (147°F)
Odor Strong
Chemical Name or Material 3-(Methylthio)propionaldehyde
CAS 3268-49-3
Assay 98%
Molecular Formula C4H8OS
Linear Formula CH3S(CH2)2CHO
Formula Weight 104.17g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00007022
UN Number UN2785
Beilstein 1739289
Synonym Methional; 3-(Methylmercapto)propionaldehyde
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H302-H312-H332-H315-H319-H317-H335-H227
Harmful if swallowed.
Harmful in contact with skin.
Harmful if inhaled.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause an allergic skin reaction.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Combustible liquid.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P280h-P305+P351+P338-P309-P310
Wear protective gloves/clothing.
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.
Recommended Storage 2° to 8°C
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 6.1; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: 4-THIAPENTANAL
RTECS Number UE2285000
TSCA TSCA

Applications
3-(Methylthio)propionaldehyde, is used as food flavour ,for making Baked food, spices, soft drinks, candy. It is also used as an intermediate. It has wide applications in organic synthesis as solvents as well as reagents. They are used in the synthesis of specific compound classes include agricultural chemical, property-enhancing additives, pharmacological drugs, chemical resistant polymers, detergents, and rubber antioxidants. Some examples of aliphatic and aromatic thioethers found in flavouring agents

Solubility
It is readily soluble in alcohol solvents such as ethanol, propylene and glycol oil. It is insoluble in water.

Notes
Store in cool place. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Recommended storage temperature 2 - 8°C. Air sensitive. Handle and store under inert gas. Keep away from strong oxidizing agents, strong bases.

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS P Statement
P280h-P305+P351+P338-P309-P310
Wear protective gloves/clothing.
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
H302-H312-H332-H315-H319-H317-H335-H227
Harmful if swallowed.
Harmful in contact with skin.
Harmful if inhaled.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause an allergic skin reaction.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Combustible liquid.

2° to 8°C