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Alfa Aesar™ Chloroform, ethanol-free, 99+%, stab. with ca 50 ppm amylene


Quantity 2500mL

Manufacturer: alfa aesar™  L14759-0F

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Catalog No. AAL147590F

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Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

Odor Characteristic
Quantity 2500mL
Boiling Point 60.5° to 61.5°C
Melting Point −63°C
Quantity 2500mL
Chemical Name or Material Chloroform
Name Note ethanol-free, stabilized With ≈50ppm amylene
CAS 67-66-3
Assay ≥99%
Molecular Formula CHCl3
Formula Weight 119.38g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00000826
UN Number UN1888
Beilstein 1731042
Merck Index 14,2141
Synonym Trichloromethane
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H351-H373-H302-H315
Suspected of causing cancer.
May cause damage to organs through prolonged or repeated exposure.
Harmful if swallowed.
Causes skin irritation.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P260-P280-P281-P362-P405-P501a
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
Use personal protective equipment as required.
Take off contaminated clothing and wash before reuse.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 6.1; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: CHLOROFORM
RTECS Number FS9100000
TSCA TSCA

Specifications

Chemical Name or Material Chloroform
CAS 67-66-3
Name Note ethanol-free, stabilized With ≈50ppm amylene
Molecular Formula CHCl3
Formula Weight 119.38g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00000826
UN Number UN1888
Beilstein 1731042
Merck Index 14,2141
Synonym Trichloromethane

Applications
Chloroform is a commonly used laboratory solvent. It was previously used as an anesthetic. It is also used as a precursor to PTFE and refrigerants. Chloroform was used in the past as an extraction solvent for fats, oils and greases. It is useful for the rapid and simple release of periplasmic proteins. The mixture of guanidinium thiocyanate-phenol-chloroform, plays an essential role in the RNA isolation process.

Solubility
Miscible with diethyl ether, oils, ligroin, alcohol, acetone, carbon tetrachloride and carbondisulfide.Slightly miscible with water.

Notes
It is a stable and light sensitive chemical compound. Incompatible with metals, alkalies. Keep the material away from heat, sparks and flame and other sources of ignition. Store it in a cool, dry, well-ventilated area..

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Warning

GHS P Statement
P260-P280-P281-P362-P405-P501a
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
Use personal protective equipment as required.
Take off contaminated clothing and wash before reuse.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H351-H373-H302-H315
Suspected of causing cancer.
May cause damage to organs through prolonged or repeated exposure.
Harmful if swallowed.
Causes skin irritation.