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Alfa Aesar™ Ethyl methacrylate, 98+%, stab. with 100ppm 4-methoxyphenol

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Ethyl methacrylate
CAS 97-63-2
Name Note stabilized with 100ppm 4-methoxyphenol
Molecular Formula CH2=C(CH3)CO2CH2CH3
Formula Weight 114.15g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00009161
UN Number UN2277
Beilstein 471201
Synonym Methacrylic acid ethyl ester; Ethyl 2-methylacrylate
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AAA17518AK

 
alfa aesar™
A17518-AK
250mL CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Boiling Point 118° to 119°C
Melting Point −60°C
Odor Pungent
Quantity 250mL
Flash Point 18°C (64°F)
Chemical Name or Material Ethyl methacrylate
Name Note stabilized with 100ppm 4-methoxyphenol
CAS 97-63-2
Assay ≥98%
Molecular Formula CH2=C(CH3)CO2CH2CH3
Formula Weight 114.15g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00009161
UN Number UN2277
Beilstein 471201
Synonym Methacrylic acid ethyl ester; Ethyl 2-methylacrylate
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H225-H315-H319-H317-H335
Highly flammable liquid and vapour.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause an allergic skin reaction.
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.
Recommended Storage 2° to 8°C
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: ETHYL METHACRYLATE, STABILIZED
RTECS Number OZ4550000
TSCA TSCA

Applications
Ethyl methacrylate is used to prepare copolymers of EMA on waxy maize starch and hydroxypropylstarch, potential application of these copolymers are as excipients for compressed non-disintegrating matrix tablets. It is also used to study reactions of n-butyl acrylate and EMA with ozone in the gas phase.

Solubility
Soluble in water (4.69g/L), ether, and alcohols.

Notes
Store away from strong oxidizing agents. Keep container tightly closed. Store in cool, dry conditions in well sealed containers.

Safety and Handling

Danger

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
H225-H315-H319-H317-H335
Highly flammable liquid and vapour.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause an allergic skin reaction.
May cause respiratory irritation.

2° to 8°C