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Alfa Aesar™ Ethyl trifluoropyruvate, 97%

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Ethyl trifluoropyruvate
CAS 13081-18-0
Molecular Formula C5H5F3O3
Formula Weight 170.09g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00114935
UN Number UN3272
Beilstein 2087388
Synonym Trifluoropyruvic acid ethyl ester
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AAB2061106

 
alfa aesar™
B20611-06
5g CALL N/A N/A
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AAB2061114

 
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B20611-14
25g CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Boiling Point 95° to 98°C
Quantity 5g
Flash Point 27°C (80°F)
Chemical Name or Material Ethyl trifluoropyruvate
CAS 13081-18-0
Assay 97%
Molecular Formula C5H5F3O3
Formula Weight 170.09g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00114935
UN Number UN3272
Beilstein 2087388
Synonym Trifluoropyruvic acid ethyl ester
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.
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: ESTERS, N.O.S.

Applications
Ethyl trifluoropyruvate acts as a building block in synthetic chemistry for the synthesis of fluorine containing compounds. It is also used as a reagent for the preparation of potential biologically active compounds like highly enantioselective organocatalytic hydroxyalkylation of indoles.

Solubility
Miscible with dichloromethane.

Notes
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, reducing agents, acids and alkalis (bases). Store in a cool place.

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.