Acryloyl chloride is used in the production of plastics. It plays an important role in the preparation of acrylate monomers and polymers. It also acts as a substrate for cross-metathesis. Further, it is utilized in organic synthesis for the introduction of acrylic groups into other compounds.
Miscible with water.
Moisture and light sensitive. Keep the container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Incompatible with alcohols, oxidizing agents, strong bases and polymerizing initiators.
|Acryloyl Chloride, stabilized with 400ppm phenothiazine|
|74° to 76°C|
|Acryloyl chloride, stabilized with 400ppm phenothiazine|
Safety and Handling
GHS H Statement
Highly flammable liquid and vapor.
Fatal if inhaled.
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Causes serious eye damage.
Harmful if swallowed.
GHS P Statement
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.
DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 6.1; Packing Group: I; Proper Shipping Name: TOXIC BY INHALATION LIQUID, FLAMMABLE, N.O.S.
RTECSNumber : AT7350000
TSCA : TSCA
Recommended Storage : −30° to −10°C