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Alfa Aesar™ Carbon tetrabromide, 98% (dry wt.), may cont. up to ca 6% water

$42.96 - $82.35

Chemical Identifiers

CAS 558-13-4
Molecular Formula CBr4
Formula Weight 331.63
MDL Number MFCD00000117
UN Number UN2516
Beilstein 1732799
Synonym Tetrabromomethane
Chemical Name or Material Carbon tetrabromide
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Catalog Number Mfr. No. Quantity Price Quantity  
AAL0082114 SDS Alfa Aesar™
L0082114
25g Each for $42.96
AAL0082122 SDS Alfa Aesar™
L0082122
100g Each for $82.35
AAL0082136 SDS Alfa Aesar™
L0082136
500g N/A N/A  
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Specifications

Description

Applications
Carbon tetrabromide is widely utilized as a solvent for greases, waxes and oils. In Appel reaction, it is used to convert alcohols to alkyl bromides. It has the property of non-flammability and finds application in fire-resistant chemicals as an active ingredient. It is also used for separating minerals. It can serves as an intermediate in manufacturing agrochemicals. It plays a vital role in the plastic and rubber industries for blowing and vulcanization.

Solubility
Insoluble in water. Soluble in ether, chloroform and ethanol.

Notes
Store in cool place. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, strong bases and lithium.
Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

558-13-4
331.63
UN2516
Tetrabromomethane
CBr4
MFCD00000117
1732799
Carbon tetrabromide

Specifications

25g
CBr4
MFCD00000117
1732799
190°C
Carbon tetrabromide
558-13-4
331.63
UN2516
Tetrabromomethane
90° to 95°C
98%, (dry wt.), may cont. up to ≈6% water

Safety and Handling

GHS H Statement
H318-H302-H335-H315
Causes serious eye damage.
Harmful if swallowed.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Causes skin irritation.

GHS P Statement
P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a
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.
IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Danger

DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 6.1; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: CARBON TETRABROMIDE

RTECSNumber : FG4725000

TSCA : TSCA