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Petroleum Ether, Optima™, Fisher Chemical


High purity solvent for GC and pesticide residue analysis

Quantity 4L
Packaging Glass Bottle

Manufacturer: fisher scientific company  E120SK4

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Catalog No. E120SK-4

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Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Petroleum Ether
Cleanup Symbol Solvent
CAS 8032-32-4
ChemAlert Storage Symbol Red
Health Hazard 2 DANGER!
Health Hazard 3 Emergency Overview
Flammable liquid and vapor. May cause heritable genetic damage. May cause eye, skin, and respiratory tract irritation. Inhalation may cause central nervous system effects. Aspiration hazard if swallowed - can enter lungs and cause damage. Use personal protective equipment. Keep away from open flames, hot surfaces and sources of ignition. Use only under a chemical fume hood. Wash off immediately with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. Get medical attention immediately if symptoms occur. Rinse immediately with plenty of water, also under the eyelids, for at least 15 minutes. Obtain medical attention. Obtain medical attention. Move to fresh air.

NFPA

Health:1
Flammability:3
Instability:0
Acidity Pass Test
DOT Information DOT Class 3, : Flammable Liquid
Purity Grade OPTIMA™
Purity Grade Notes High purity extraction solvent for GC applications
Physical Form Liquid
MDL Number MFCD00081849
UN Number 1268
Boiling Range 36° to 60°C
Synonym Benzine
Identification Pass Test
Packaging Glass Bottle
Pesticide Residue Analysis 10 ng/L max.
Refractive Index 1.3560 to 1.3660 (at 25°C)
Residue after Evaporation 1ppm max.
Water 0.01% max.
Flash Point −17.8°C / 0°F
Certificate of Analysis Certificate of Lot Analysis included with each bottle; UV and other chromatograms available on request.
Boiling Point 38°C
Color Colorless
Quantity 4L

Specifications

Chemical Name or Material Petroleum Ether
CAS 8032-32-4
Purity Grade OPTIMA™
Purity Grade Notes High purity extraction solvent for GC applications
MDL Number MFCD00081849
Synonym Benzine

  • Tested by GC-ECD to ensure minimum halogenated residue levels (≤10 ng/L) to demonstrate suitability for pesticide analysis
  • Also meets ACS specifications
  • Intended for research use only

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Emergency Overview
Flammable liquid and vapor. May cause heritable genetic damage. May cause eye, skin, and respiratory tract irritation. Inhalation may cause central nervous system effects. Aspiration hazard if swallowed - can enter lungs and cause damage. Use personal protective equipment. Keep away from open flames, hot surfaces and sources of ignition. Use only under a chemical fume hood. Wash off immediately with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. Get medical attention immediately if symptoms occur. Rinse immediately with plenty of water, also under the eyelids, for at least 15 minutes. Obtain medical attention. Obtain medical attention. Move to fresh air.

NFPA

Health:1
Flammability:3
Instability:0

DANGER!

 

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