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Alfa Aesar™ Lauroyl peroxide, 97%

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Lauroyl peroxide
CAS 105-74-8
Molecular Formula [CH3(CH2)10CO2]2
Formula Weight 398.63
MDL Number MFCD00008964
UN Number UN3106
Beilstein 1804936
Synonym Dilauroyl peroxide; Dodecanoyl peroxide
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AAL1431022

  SDS
alfa aesar™
L1431022
100g CALL N/A N/A
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AAL1431036

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alfa aesar™
L1431036
500g CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 398.63
Chemical Name or Material Lauroyl peroxide
CAS 105-74-8
Assay 97%
MDL Number MFCD00008964
UN Number UN3106
Molecular Formula [CH3(CH2)10CO2]2
Synonym Dilauroyl peroxide; Dodecanoyl peroxide
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 5.2; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: ORGANIC PEROXIDE TYPE D, SOLID
Quantity 100g
Beilstein 1804936
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P210-P220-P280-P410-P420-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No Smoking.
Keep/Store away from clothing/combustible materials.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
Protect from sunlight.
Store away from other materials.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
Melting Point 53° to 57°C
RTECS Number OF2625000
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H242
Heating may cause a fire.
TSCA TSCA
Health Hazard 1 Danger

Applications
Lauroyl peroxide acts as a bleaching agent, drying agent for fats, oils and waxes. Further, it serves as a polymerization initiator as well as vulcanizing agent. In addition to this, it plays an important role for high-pressure polyethylene and food used in bleaching agent.

Solubility
Soluble in oils and organic solvents. Slightly soluble in alcohol. Insoluble in water.

Notes
Incompatible with acids, bases, metals, reducing agents, powdered metals, strong reducing agents and combustible material.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P210-P220-P280-P410-P420-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No Smoking.
Keep/Store away from clothing/combustible materials.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
Protect from sunlight.
Store away from other materials.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H242
Heating may cause a fire.