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Bromoethane, 98%, Alpha Aesar™

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Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Bromoethane
CAS 74-96-4
Molecular Formula C2H5Br
Linear Formula BrCH2CH3
Formula Weight 108.97
MDL Number MFCD00000232
UN Number UN1891
Beilstein 1209224
Merck Index 14,3771
Synonym Ethyl bromide
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AAA1280422

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A1280422
100g Each for $24.31

AAA1280436

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A1280436
500g Each for $44.78
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 108.97
Physical Form Liquid
Assay Percent Range ≥98%
Chemical Name or Material Bromoethane
TSCA TSCA
Melting Point −119°C
Assay 98%
Boiling Point 37° to 39°C
Quantity 100g
Flash Point −23°C (−9°F)
Molecular Formula C2H5Br
Odor Ether-like
Linear Formula BrCH2CH3
MDL Number MFCD00000232
CAS 74-96-4
UN Number UN1891
Beilstein 1209224
Merck Index 14,3771
Synonym Ethyl bromide
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H225-H351-H302-H332
Highly flammable liquid and vapour.
Suspected of causing cancer.
Harmful if swallowed.
Harmful if inhaled.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P210-P261-P280-P303+P361+P353-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 ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 6.1; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: ETHYL BROMIDE
RTECS Number KH6475000

Applications
Bromoethane is used in organic synthesis for the introduction of ethyl group. It is widely used as solvent, as an anesthetic in medicine and as a refrigerant. It is an important component of antiknock fluid in gasoline. It is also also used in the manufacture of pharmaceuticals like vitamin A as well as in the manufacture of flame retardants.

Solubility
Miscible with ethanol, ether, chloroform and organic solvents.

Notes
Light sensitive. Store in cool place. Incompatible with strong bases, strong oxidizing agents, magnesium, potassium, calcium, sodium oxides, aluminum, zinc and alkali metals.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P210-P261-P280-P303+P361+P353-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 ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H225-H351-H302-H332
Highly flammable liquid and vapour.
Suspected of causing cancer.
Harmful if swallowed.
Harmful if inhaled.