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Alfa Aesar™ Di-n-butyl sulfide, 98%

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Di-n-butyl sulfide
CAS 544-40-1
Molecular Formula C8H18S
Linear Formula CH3(CH2)3S(CH2)3CH3
Formula Weight 146.30g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00009468
UN Number UN3334
Beilstein 1732829
Merck Index 14,1590
Synonym n-Butyl sulfide
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AAL07599AE

 
alfa aesar™
L07599-AE
100mL CALL N/A N/A
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AAL07599AP

 
alfa aesar™
L07599-AP
500mL CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Melting Point −80°C
Boiling Point 188° to 189°C
Quantity 100mL
Flash Point 76°C (168°F)
Odor Stench
Chemical Name or Material Di-n-butyl sulfide
CAS 544-40-1
Assay 98%
Molecular Formula C8H18S
Linear Formula CH3(CH2)3S(CH2)3CH3
Formula Weight 146.30g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00009468
UN Number UN3334
Beilstein 1732829
Merck Index 14,1590
Synonym n-Butyl sulfide
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H315-H319-H335-H227
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Combustible liquid.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P210-P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-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 IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 9; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: AVIATION REGULATED LIQUID, N.O.S.
RTECS Number ER6417000
TSCA TSCA

Applications
Di-n-butyl sulfide is generally used as an agricultural intermediate, a sulfiding agent, a refinery catalyst, a lubricant additive, a gas odorant and a processing aid in mining applications. It finds application as an internal standard in X-ray fluorescence spectrometry (XRF) measurements of sulfur in oils and other liquid hydrocarbon matrices.

Solubility
Silghtly miscible with water. Miscible with olive oil and almond oil.

Notes
Incompatible with strong bases and strong oxidizing agents.

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS P Statement
P210-P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-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 IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H315-H319-H335-H227
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Combustible liquid.