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Alfa Aesar™ Methanol, 99%

$32.20 - $32.20

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Methanol
CAS 67-56-1
Molecular Formula CH3OH
Formula Weight 32.04g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00004595
UN Number UN1230
Beilstein 1098229
Merck Index 14,5957
Synonym Methyl alcohol
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AAL13255AP

 
alfa aesar™
L13255-AP
500mL Each for $32.20

AAL132550F

 
alfa aesar™
L13255-0F
2500mL CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Odor Mild
Flash Point 11°C (52°F)
Boiling Point 64.7°C
Melting Point −98°C
Quantity 500mL
Chemical Name or Material Methanol
CAS 67-56-1
Assay 99%
Molecular Formula CH3OH
Formula Weight 32.04g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00004595
UN Number UN1230
Beilstein 1098229
Merck Index 14,5957
Synonym Methyl alcohol
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H225-H301-H311-H331-H370
Highly flammable liquid and vapor.
Toxic if swallowed.
Toxic in contact with skin.
Toxic if inhaled.
Causes damage to organs.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P210-P301+P310-P303+P361+P353-P361-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: METHANOL
RTECS Number PC1400000
TSCA TSCA

Applications
Methanol is useful in the synthesis of nucleic acids and peptides. It is used as an antifreeze, solvent, fuel, and as a denaturant for ethanol. It is also used for producing biodiesel. It is used for the synthesis of formaldehyde and acetic acid. It is also useful to make chemicals, to remove water from automotive and aviation fuels, as a solvent for paints and plastics, and as an ingredient in a wide variety of products. It plays an important role in the measurement of methyl ester content of pectin. Further, it is widely used as a solvent in synthetic organic chemistry.

Solubility
Miscible with water and most of the organic solvents including ethyl acetate, toluene, dichloromethane, chloroform, tetrahydrofuran, and acetone.

Notes
Hygroscopic. Keep the material away from heat, sparks, flame and other sources of ignition.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P210-P301+P310-P303+P361+P353-P361-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H225-H301-H311-H331-H370
Highly flammable liquid and vapor.
Toxic if swallowed.
Toxic in contact with skin.
Toxic if inhaled.
Causes damage to organs.