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Alfa Aesar™ Diethyl carbonate, 99+%

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Diethyl carbonate
CAS 105-58-8
Molecular Formula (CH3CH2O)2C=O
Formula Weight 118.13g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00009107
UN Number UN2366
Beilstein 956591
Merck Index 14,3780
Synonym Carbonic acid diethyl ester; Ethyl carbonate
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AAA124770D

 
alfa aesar™
A12477-0D
10000mL CALL N/A N/A
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AAA124770F

 
alfa aesar™
A12477-0F
2500mL CALL N/A N/A
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AAA12477AP

 
alfa aesar
A12477-AP
500mL CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Boiling Point 126° to 128°C
Melting Point −43°C
Quantity 10000mL
Flash Point 31°C (87°F)
Odor Pleasant
Chemical Name or Material Diethyl carbonate
CAS 105-58-8
Physical Form Liquid
Assay ≥99%
Assay Percent Range ≥99%
Molecular Formula (CH3CH2O)2C=O
Formula Weight 118.13g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00009107
UN Number UN2366
Beilstein 956591
Merck Index 14,3780
Synonym Carbonic acid diethyl ester; Ethyl carbonate
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H226-H315-H319-H335
Flammable liquid and vapour.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P210-P261-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
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.
Storage Note 1 Moisture Sensitive
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: DIETHYL CARBONATE
RTECS Number FF9800000
TSCA TSCA

Applications
Diethyl carbonate is esters, beta-enamino esters, carbamates and unsymmetrical alkyl carbonates. It is an active component of electrolytes used in lithium which is used as a solvent for cellulose ethers, nitro cellulose, natural and synthetic resin and in erythromycin intramuscular injections. It is also used in the synthesis of 3-ethyl-4-methyl-5-phenyl-3H-oxazol-2-one, phenobarbital, pyrethrum batteries.

Solubility
Miscible with diehtyl ether, ethanol and chloroform.Immiscible with water.

Notes
Store in cool place. Moisture sensitive. Incompatible with strong acids, oxidizing agents, strong bases and reducing agents.

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS P Statement
P210-P261-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
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
H226-H315-H319-H335
Flammable liquid and vapour.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.

Moisture Sensitive