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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

Boiling Point 38°C
Purity Grade OPTIMA™
Quantity 4L
Purity Grade Notes High purity extraction solvent for GC applications
Flash Point −17.8°C / 0°F
DOT Information DOT Class 3, : Flammable Liquid
Physical Form Liquid
Color Colorless
Certificate of Analysis Certificate of Lot Analysis included with each bottle; UV and other chromatograms available on request.
UN Number 1268
Residue after Evaporation 1ppm max.
Identification Pass Test
Synonym Benzine
Health Hazard 2 DANGER!
Pesticide Residue Analysis 10 ng/L max.
MDL Number MFCD00081849
Acidity Pass Test
Packaging Glass Bottle
Water 0.01% max.
Refractive Index 1.3560 to 1.3660 (at 25°C)
Boiling Range 36° to 60°C
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
Cleanup Symbol Solvent
ChemAlert Storage Symbol Red
CAS 8032-32-4
Chemical Name or Material Petroleum Ether

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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