Alfa Aesar™ Chloroform, ethanol-free, 99+%, stab. with ca 50 ppm amylene
Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar™ L147590F
Chloroform, ethanol-free, stabilized With approx. 50 ppm amylene; ge 99%; Alfa Aesar; 2500mL; FW: 119.38; CHCl3; MP: -63; BP: 60.5 to 61.5; CAS: 67-66-3Applications
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.
Miscible with diethyl ether, oils, ligroin, alcohol, acetone, carbon tetrachloride and carbondisulfide.Slightly miscible with water.
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..
|60.5° to 61.5°C|
|ethanol-free, stabilized With ≈50ppm amylene|
|Chloroform, ethanol-free, stabilized With ≈50ppm amylene|
Safety and Handling
SDS & Safety Documents
GHS H Statement
Suspected of causing cancer.
May cause damage to organs through prolonged or repeated exposure.
Harmful if swallowed.
Causes skin irritation.
GHS P Statement
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.
DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 6.1; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: CHLOROFORM
RTECSNumber : FS9100000
TSCA : TSCA