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Alfa Aesar™ Dimethyl oxalate, 99%

$54.46 - $679.15

Chemical Identifiers

CAS 553-90-2
Molecular Formula C4H6O4
Formula Weight 118.09
MDL Number MFCD00008442
Beilstein 1071744
Merck Index 14,6106
Synonym Oxalic acid dimethyl ester
Chemical Name or Material Dimethyl oxalate
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AAA153590E SDS Alfa Aesar™
A153590E
2500g Each for $679.15
AAA1535922 SDS Alfa Aesar™
A1535922
100g Each for $54.46
AAA1535936 SDS Alfa Aesar™
A1535936
500g Each for $175.03
Specifications

Description

Applications
Dimethyl oxalate is used as an alternate fuel in the direct oxidation fuel cell. It is involved in the catalytic hydrogenation using Cu/SiO2 to prepare ethylene glycol. It is also used in the selective gas-phase hydrogenation catalyzed by Ag/SiO2 to get the corresponding alcohol.

Solubility
Soluble in ethanol. Slightly soluble in water.

Notes
Moisture sensitive. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, acids, bases and reducing agents.
Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

553-90-2
118.09
1071744
Oxalic acid dimethyl ester
C4H6O4
MFCD00008442
14,6106
Dimethyl oxalate

Specifications

75°C (167°F)
50° to 54°C
553-90-2
118.09
1071744
Oxalic acid dimethyl ester
99%
162° to 163°C
2500g
C4H6O4
MFCD00008442
14,6106
Dimethyl oxalate

Safety and Handling

GHS H Statement
H302-H312
Harmful if swallowed.
Harmful in contact with skin.

GHS P Statement
P280-P301+P312-P312-P363-P322-P501a
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF SWALLOWED: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell.
Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell.
Wash contaminated clothing before reuse.
Specific measures (see label).
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Warning

RTECSNumber : RO2850000

TSCA : TSCA