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Alfa Aesar™ 5-Bromo-m-xylene, 98%

$25.95 - $220.96

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material 5-Bromo-m-xylene
CAS 556-96-7
Molecular Formula C8H9Br
Formula Weight 185.07g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00000087
Beilstein 1926375
Synonym 5-Bromo-1,3-dimethylbenzene; 3,5-Dimethylbromobenzene
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Boiling Point 204°C
Quantity 5g
Flash Point 87°C (188°F)
Chemical Name or Material 5-Bromo-m-xylene
CAS 556-96-7
Assay 98%
Molecular Formula C8H9Br
Formula Weight 185.07g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00000087
Beilstein 1926375
Synonym 5-Bromo-1,3-dimethylbenzene; 3,5-Dimethylbromobenzene
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H315-H319-H335-H227
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Combustible liquid.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P210-P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-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 IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Applications
5-Bromo-m-xylene is used in the preparation of substituted 2,2′-bis(diphenylphosphanylmethyl)-1,1′-binaphthyl derivatives. It is also used to prepare o-tolyl-3,5-xylyl ether by reacting with o-cresol. Further, it is an organic building block used in the synthesis of various chemicals as well as in the preparation of tri-o-tolylphosphine.

Solubility
Miscible with tetrahydrofuran.

Notes
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS P Statement
P210-P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-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 IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H315-H319-H335-H227
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Combustible liquid.