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Alfa Aesar™ 5-Bromovaleric acid, 97%

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material 5-Bromovaleric acid
CAS 2067-33-6
Molecular Formula Br(CH2)4CO2H
Formula Weight 181.03g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00004414
UN Number UN3261
Beilstein 1745664
Synonym 5-Bromopentanoic acid
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alfa aesar™
A11765-09
10g CALL N/A N/A
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AAA1176522

 
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A11765-22
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A11765-30
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Melting Point 38° to 41°C
Boiling Point 142° to 145°C (13mmHg)
Quantity 10g
Flash Point >100°C (212°F)
Chemical Name or Material 5-Bromovaleric acid
CAS 2067-33-6
Assay 97%
Molecular Formula Br(CH2)4CO2H
Formula Weight 181.03g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00004414
UN Number UN3261
Beilstein 1745664
Synonym 5-Bromopentanoic acid
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H314-H318
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Causes serious eye damage.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P260-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P301+P330+P331-P405-P501a
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
Continue rinsing.
IF SWALLOWED: Rinse mouth.
Do NOT induce vomiting.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 8; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: CORROSIVE SOLID, ACIDIC, ORGANIC, N.O.S.
TSCA TSCA

Applications
5-Bromovaleric acid is used in the synthesis of inhibitors for aminoglycoside resistant bacteria. 5-Bromovaleric acid is also used in the preparation of sequence specific base pair mimics as topoisomerase IB inhibitors.

Solubility
Soluble in ethanol. Insoluble in water.

Notes
Store away from strong bases and oxidizing agents. Store at room temperature.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P260-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P301+P330+P331-P405-P501a
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
Continue rinsing.
IF SWALLOWED: Rinse mouth.
Do NOT induce vomiting.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H314-H318
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Causes serious eye damage.