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Alfa Aesar™ N-Methylformanilide, 99%

$56.50 - $91.77

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material N-Methylformanilide
CAS 93-61-8
Molecular Formula C8H9NO
Formula Weight 135.17
MDL Number MFCD00003283
Beilstein 636496
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AAA1182930

  SDS
alfa aesar™
A1182930
250g Each for $56.50

AAA1182936

  SDS
alfa aesar™
A1182936
500g Each for $91.77
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 135.17
Flash Point 126°C (258°F)
MDL Number MFCD00003283
Boiling Point 242° to 244°C
Chemical Name or Material N-Methylformanilide
CAS 93-61-8
Molecular Formula C8H9NO
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
Continue rinsing.
IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
Assay 99%
Melting Point 9° to 13°C
Quantity 250g
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H315-H319-H335
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
TSCA TSCA
Beilstein 636496

Applications
N-Methylformanilide is used as a formylating reagent for certain organometallics. It is in combination with phosphoryl chloride used for Vilsmeier-Haack reactions and in heterocycle syntheses. Further, it acts as a swelling agent in the dyeing process of meta-aramid fibers.

Solubility
Immisible with water.

Notes
Incompatible with oxidizing agents.

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS P Statement
P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
Continue rinsing.
IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H315-H319-H335
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.