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Alfa Aesar™ Methyl 2-bromobutyrate, 97%

Chemical Identifiers

CAS 3196-15-4
Molecular Formula C5H9BrO2
Formula Weight 181.04
MDL Number MFCD00009666
UN Number UN1760
Beilstein 1720826
Synonym 2-Bromobutyric acid methyl ester
Chemical Name or Material Methyl 2-bromobutyrate
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AAA194680B SDS Alfa Aesar™
A194680B
1000g N/A N/A  
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Specifications

Description

Applications
Methyl 2-bromobutyrate is used in the synthesis of racemic indene ester via Reformatsky reaction with 5-methoxy-1-indanone. (E)-2-methoxymethylene-butyric acid methyl ester via reformatsky reaction with α,α-dichloromethyl methyl ether in the presence of zinc dust.

Solubility
Soluble in alcohol and ether, slightly soluble in water.

Notes
Keep container tightly closed. Store away from oxidizing agents.
Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

3196-15-4
181.04
UN1760
2-Bromobutyric acid methyl ester
C5H9BrO2
MFCD00009666
1720826
Methyl 2-bromobutyrate

Specifications

3196-15-4
181.04
UN1760
2-Bromobutyric acid methyl ester
68°C (154°F)
Methyl 2-bromobutyrate
C5H9BrO2
MFCD00009666
1720826
137° to 138°C (50mmHg)
1000g
97%

Safety and Handling

GHS H Statement
H314-H318
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Causes serious eye damage.

GHS P Statement
P260-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P301+P330+P331-P405-P501a
Do not breathe 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.
IF SWALLOWED: Rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Danger

DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 8; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: CORROSIVE LIQUIDS, N.O.S.

TSCA : TSCA