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Alfa Aesar™ Ethyl 2-bromobutyrate, 97%

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Ethyl 2-bromobutyrate
CAS 533-68-6
Molecular Formula C6H11BrO2
Formula Weight 195.06
MDL Number MFCD00000155
UN Number UN3272
Beilstein 969841
Merck Index 14,1413
Synonym 2-Bromobutyric acid ethyl ester
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AAA1272906

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A1272906
5g CALL N/A N/A
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AAA1272922

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A1272922
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AAA1272930

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A1272930
250g CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 195.06
Flash Point 58°C (136°F)
Melting Point −4°C
Quantity 5g
Beilstein 969841
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Chemical Name or Material Ethyl 2-bromobutyrate
Synonym 2-Bromobutyric acid ethyl ester
Boiling Point 176° to 178°C
Molecular Formula C6H11BrO2
TSCA TSCA
Merck Index 14,1413
MDL Number MFCD00000155
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.
Assay 97%
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.
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: ESTERS, N.O.S.
UN Number UN3272
CAS 533-68-6

Applications
Ethyl 2-bromobutyrate, is an important raw material and an intermediate used in organic synthesis, pharmaceuticals, agrochemicals and dyestuff. It is also used for agrochemical and pharmaceutical intermediate.

Solubility
Insoluble in water. Miscible with alcohol and ether

Notes
Store in cool place. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Containers which are opened must be carefully resealed and kept upright to prevent leakage. Recommended storage temperature: 2 - 8°C. Light sensitive. Keep away from strong oxidizing agents, acids, bases, oxidizing agents, 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.