Bromoacetyl bromide is widely used in the synthesis of fine chemicals, agrochemicals, dyes and pharmaceuticals. As an acylating agent, it reacts with 10H-phenothiazine to give 10-bromoacetyl-10H-phenothiazine. Similarly, it is also involved in the preparation of bromoactylated starch which is a biodegradable thermoplastic copolymer.
Immiscible with water.
Moisture Sensitive. Store in cool place. Hydrolyses readily. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, alcohols and strong bases.
|147° to 150°C|
Safety and Handling
GHS H Statement
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Causes serious eye damage.
GHS P Statement
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.
DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 8; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: BROMOACETYL BROMIDE
TSCA : TSCA