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Alfa Aesar™ o-Xylylene dibromide, 97%

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Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material o-Xylylene dibromide
CAS 91-13-4
Molecular Formula C8H8Br2
Formula Weight 263.96
MDL Number MFCD00000175
UN Number UN3261
Beilstein 637159
Synonym 1,2-Bis(bromomethyl)benzene; alpha,alpha'-Dibromo-o-xylene
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 263.96
Molecular Formula C8H8Br2
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Quantity 5g
Melting Point 92° to 96°C
Assay 97%
Synonym 1,2-Bis(bromomethyl)benzene; alpha,alpha'-Dibromo-o-xylene
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P280-P305+P351+P338-P309-P310
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 exposed or if you feel unwell: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H314-H318
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Causes serious eye damage.
UN Number UN3261
TSCA TSCA
MDL Number MFCD00000175
Beilstein 637159
Chemical Name or Material o-Xylylene dibromide
CAS 91-13-4
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 8; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: CORROSIVE SOLID, ACIDIC, ORGANIC, N.O.S.

Applications
1,2-Bis(bromomethyl)benzene is used in the synthesis of isothioureas involved in the inhibition of human nitric oxide synthases. Also used in the synthesis of tridentate carbene ligands.

Solubility
Solubility in toluene is almost transparent and ethanol. Insoluble in water.

Notes
Store away from oxidizing agents. Keep the container tightly closed and place it in a cool, dry and well ventilated condition.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P280-P305+P351+P338-P309-P310
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 exposed or if you feel unwell: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.

GHS H Statement
H314-H318
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Causes serious eye damage.