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Alfa Aesar™ Methyl 3-mercaptopropionate, 98%

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Methyl 3-mercaptopropionate
CAS 2935-90-2
Molecular Formula HSCH2CH2CO2CH3
Formula Weight 120.17
MDL Number MFCD00004895
UN Number UN1228
Beilstein 1742952
Synonym 3-Mercaptopropionic acid methyl ester
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AAB2071814

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B2071814
25g CALL N/A N/A
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B2071822
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 120.17
CAS 2935-90-2
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: MERCAPTANS, LIQUID, FLAMMABLE, TOXIC, N.O.S.
TSCA TSCA
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H301-H331-H226-H312-H315-H319-H335
Toxic if swallowed.
Toxic if inhaled.
Flammable liquid and vapour.
Harmful in contact with skin.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Quantity 25g
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P210-P301+P310-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-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.
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.
Boiling Point 164°C
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Molecular Formula HSCH2CH2CO2CH3
MDL Number MFCD00004895
UN Number UN1228
Synonym 3-Mercaptopropionic acid methyl ester
Flash Point 60°C (140°F)
RTECS Number UA2465980
Chemical Name or Material Methyl 3-mercaptopropionate
Beilstein 1742952
Assay 98%

Applications
Methyl 3-mercaptopropionate is a click chemistry reagent used in the modification of oxazolines using thiol-ene click modification. It also has implications for self-assembled monolayers (SAMs). It is used in the colorimetric detection of mercury(II) in a high-salinity solution using gold nanoparticles.

Solubility
Soluble in water.

Notes
Store at room temperature. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P210-P301+P310-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-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.
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
H301-H331-H226-H312-H315-H319-H335
Toxic if swallowed.
Toxic if inhaled.
Flammable liquid and vapour.
Harmful in contact with skin.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.