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Alfa Aesar™ Dibromomethane, 99%, stab. with 50ppm BHT

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Dibromomethane
CAS 74-95-3
Name Note Stabilized with 50ppm BHT
Molecular Formula CH2Br2
Formula Weight 173.85
MDL Number MFCD00000168
UN Number UN2664
Beilstein 969143
Merck Index 14,6061
Synonym Methylene bromide
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 173.85
Synonym Methylene bromide
Melting Point −53°C
Name Note Stabilized with 50ppm BHT
TSCA TSCA
CAS 74-95-3
Boiling Point 96° to 98°C
RTECS Number PA7350000
Beilstein 969143
UN Number UN2664
Health Hazard 1 Warning
MDL Number MFCD00000168
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P261-P271-P304+P340-P312
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Use only outdoors or in a well-ventilated area.
IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell.
Molecular Formula CH2Br2
Assay 99%
Chemical Name or Material Dibromomethane
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H332
Harmful if inhaled.
Quantity 100g
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 6.1; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: DIBROMOMETHANE
Merck Index 14,6061

Applications
Dibromomethane is used as solvent in organic synthesis. It acts as an intermediate in the manufacture of specialty chemicals, agrochemicals and pharmaceuticals. It is useful as extractant and utilized for the determination of 5-nitroimidazoles (5-NDZ) in environmental waters. It is involved in the convertion of catechols to their methylenedioxy derivatives.

Solubility
Miscible with water, chloroform, acetone, ether and alcohol.

Notes
Store in cool place. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, aluminum and magnesium.

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS P Statement
P261-P271-P304+P340-P312
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Use only outdoors or in a well-ventilated area.
IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell.

GHS H Statement
H332
Harmful if inhaled.