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Alfa Aesar™ Ethyl 6-bromohexanoate, 97+%

$125.05 - $415.20

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Ethyl 6-bromohexanoate
CAS 25542-62-5
Molecular Formula Br(CH2)5CO2CH2CH3
Formula Weight 223.12g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00000270
Beilstein 1756051
Synonym 6-Bromohexanoic acid ethyl ester; Ethyl 6-bromocaproate
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AAA1839818

 
alfa aesar™
A18398-18
50g Each for $125.05

AAA1839830

 
alfa aesar™
A18398-30
250g Each for $415.20
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Boiling Point 128° to 130°C (16mmHg)
Quantity 50g
Flash Point >110°C (230°F)
Chemical Name or Material Ethyl 6-bromohexanoate
CAS 25542-62-5
Assay ≥97%
Molecular Formula Br(CH2)5CO2CH2CH3
Formula Weight 223.12g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00000270
Beilstein 1756051
Synonym 6-Bromohexanoic acid ethyl ester; Ethyl 6-bromocaproate
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H315-H319-H335
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a
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.
IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Applications
Ethyl 6-bromohexanoate is used in the preparation of various carnitine derivatives in a carnitine transporter study. It is also used for alkylation of pentane-2,4-dione.

Solubility
Soluble in water (water, 64.76 mg/L @ 25°C (est.)).

Notes
Store away from strong oxidizing agents, strong bases. Keep the container tightly closed and place it in a cool, dry and well ventilated condition.

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS P Statement
P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a
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.
IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

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