Alfa Aesar™ N,O-Bis(trimethylsilyl)trifluoroacetamide, 98+%
Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar™ A1203306
N,O-Bis(trimethylsilyl)trifluoroacetamide is used as a derivatization reagent for gas chromatography and mass-spectrometry analysis of phenolic acids in fruits. It is also used as a reactant in the preparation of pyrimidinone ribosides and analogs which shows anti-tumor properties. It plays as an important role as a reagent for the regioselective desulfation of polysaccharide sulfates. Furthermore, it is used to prepare trimethylsilyl ethers of carbohydrates and alcohols.
Miscible with chloroform.
Moisture sensitive. Store in cool place. Keep the container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents and strong acids.
|145°C to 147°C|
Safety and Handling
GHS H Statement
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Causes serious eye damage.
Flammable liquid and vapor.
GHS P Statement
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces.
- No smoking.
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.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: FLAMMABLE LIQUIDS, CORROSIVE, N.O.S.
Recommended Storage : 2°C to 8°C