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Alfa Aesar™ Methyl chloroacetate, 99+%

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Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Methyl chloroacetate
CAS 96-34-4
Molecular Formula ClCH2CO2CH3
Formula Weight 108.52
MDL Number MFCD00000931
UN Number UN2295
Beilstein 506255
Merck Index 14,6042
Synonym Chloroacetic acid methyl ester
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Chemical Name or Material Methyl chloroacetate
CAS 96-34-4
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H301-H331-H318-H226-H315-H335
Toxic if swallowed.
Toxic if inhaled.
Causes serious eye damage.
Flammable liquid and vapor.
Causes skin irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
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.
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 6.1; Packing Group: I; Proper Shipping Name: METHYL CHLOROACETATE
RTECS Number AF9500000
TSCA TSCA
Assay ≥99%
Molecular Formula ClCH2CO2CH3
Formula Weight 108.52
MDL Number MFCD00000931
UN Number UN2295
Beilstein 506255
Merck Index 14,6042
Synonym Chloroacetic acid methyl ester
Melting Point −32°C
Boiling Point 128° to 130°C
Flash Point 51°C (123°F)
Quantity 250g

Applications
Methyl chloroacetate is used as a solvent and chemical intermediate. It acts as a precursor in the preparation of (carboxymethyl) trimethylammonium chloride esters. Further, it is used in the preparation of octakis-(carbethoxymethoxy)calix[8]arene. It is employed as an extraction solvent during the separation of neutral compounds. In addition to this, it is used in the synthesis of dimethyl carbonate.

Solubility
Miscible with organic solvents, alcohol, ether, acetone and benzene. Slightly miscible with water.

Notes
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents and strong bases.

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-H318-H226-H315-H335
Toxic if swallowed.
Toxic if inhaled.
Causes serious eye damage.
Flammable liquid and vapor.
Causes skin irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.