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Alfa Aesar™ Methyl (S)-(+)-3-hydroxybutyrate, 98%

$47.26 - $466.41

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Methyl (S)-(+)-3-hydroxybutyrate
CAS 53562-86-0
Molecular Formula C5H10O3
Formula Weight 118.13
MDL Number MFCD00064461
Beilstein 1720583
Synonym (S)-(+)-3-Hydroxybutyric acid methyl ester
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 118.13
Chemical Name or Material Methyl (S)-(+)-3-hydroxybutyrate
Assay 98%
MDL Number MFCD00064461
CAS 53562-86-0
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H318-H227-H315
Causes serious eye damage.
Combustible liquid.
Causes skin irritation.
Beilstein 1720583
Synonym (S)-(+)-3-Hydroxybutyric acid methyl ester
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Boiling Point 56° to 58°C (11mmHg)
Quantity 1g
Flash Point 73°C (163°F)
Optical Rotation +48.5° (c=1.3 in Chloroform)
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P280b-P305+P351+P338-P310
Wear protective gloves and eye protection.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
Molecular Formula C5H10O3

Applications
Methyl (S)-(+)-3-hydroxybutyrate serves as an optically active starting material used in organic synthesis. It is also used in the preparation of (-)-methyl elenolate.

Solubility
Miscible with alcohol. Immiscible with water.

Notes
Incompatible with oxidizing agents, bases and acids.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P280b-P305+P351+P338-P310
Wear protective gloves and eye protection.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.

GHS H Statement
H318-H227-H315
Causes serious eye damage.
Combustible liquid.
Causes skin irritation.