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Alfa Aesar™ (S)-(+)-1-Bromo-2-methylbutane, 97%, stab. with potassium carbonate

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material (S)-(+)-1-Bromo-2-methylbutane
CAS 534-00-9
Name Note stabilized with potassium carbonate
Molecular Formula C5H11Br
Formula Weight 151.05g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00078662
UN Number UN1993
Beilstein 1718815
Merck Index 14,601
Synonym 2-Methylbutyl bromide
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AAH2707806

 
alfa aesar™
H27078-06
5g CALL N/A N/A
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AAH2707814

 
alfa aesar™
H27078-14
25g CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Boiling Point 121° to 122°C
Quantity 5g
Flash Point 22°C (79°F)
Optical Rotation +4.5° (Neat)
Chemical Name or Material (S)-(+)-1-Bromo-2-methylbutane
Name Note stabilized with potassium carbonate
CAS 534-00-9
Assay 97%
Molecular Formula C5H11Br
Formula Weight 151.05g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00078662
UN Number UN1993
Beilstein 1718815
Merck Index 14,601
Synonym 2-Methylbutyl bromide
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H225-H315-H319-H335
Highly flammable liquid and vapor.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P210-P261-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Avoid breathing 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. Continue rinsing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: FLAMMABLE LIQUIDS, N.O.S.
TSCA TSCA

Applications
(S)-(+)-1-Bromo-2-methylbutane, is used for the synthesis of chiral nematic liquid crystals and optically active Grignard reagents.

Solubility
Insoluble in water.

Notes
Store in cool place. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Stable under recommended storage conditions. Keep away strong oxidizing agents, strong bases. Light sensitive.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P210-P261-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Avoid breathing 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. Continue rinsing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H225-H315-H319-H335
Highly flammable liquid and vapor.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.