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Alfa Aesar™ Sodium tert-butoxide, 97%

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Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Sodium tert-butoxide
CAS 865-48-5
Molecular Formula C4H9NaO
Linear Formula (CH3)3CONa
Formula Weight 96.11g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00040575
UN Number UN3206
Beilstein 3654215
Synonym Sodium tert-butylate
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AAA1994222

 
alfa aesar™
A19942-22
100g Each for $63.76

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alfa aesar™
A19942-0E
2500g CALL N/A N/A
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A19942-36
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Quantity 100g
Odor Odorless
Chemical Name or Material Sodium tert-butoxide
CAS 865-48-5
Assay 97%
Molecular Formula C4H9NaO
Linear Formula (CH3)3CONa
Formula Weight 96.11g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00040575
UN Number UN3206
Beilstein 3654215
Synonym Sodium tert-butylate
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H314-H318-H228
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Causes serious eye damage.
Flammable solid.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P210-P280-P305+P351+P338-P310-P370+P378i-P402+P404
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
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.
Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
In case of fire: Use for extinction: Fire-extinguishing powder.
Store in a dry place.
Store in a closed container.
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 4.2; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: ALKALI METAL ALCOHOLATES, SELF-HEATING, CORROSIVE, N.O.S.
TSCA TSCA

Applications
Sodium tert-butoxide is used as a strong base and a non-nucleophilic base. In organic synthesis, it serves as an intermediate in various reactions like condensation, rearrangement and ring-opening. Further, it finds use in agrochemicals, pharmaceuticals, colorants, aroma chemicals, detergents and biodiesel. It acts as a catalyst in polymerization and isomerization reactions.

Notes
Air sensitive and hygroscopic. Incompatible with acids, reducing agents, oxygen, water, alcohols, chlorinated solvents and halogens.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P210-P280-P305+P351+P338-P310-P370+P378i-P402+P404
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
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.
Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
In case of fire: Use for extinction: Fire-extinguishing powder.
Store in a dry place.
Store in a closed container.

GHS H Statement
H314-H318-H228
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Causes serious eye damage.
Flammable solid.