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Alfa Aesar™ tert-Butyl methyl ether, 99%

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material tert-Butyl methyl ether
CAS 1634-04-4
Molecular Formula (CH3)3COCH3
Formula Weight 88.15g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00008812
UN Number UN2350
Beilstein 1730942
Merck Index 14,6032
Synonym Methyl tert-butyl ether; MTBE
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AAL140300F

 
alfa aesar™
L14030-0F
2500mL CALL N/A N/A
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AAL14030AP

 
alfa aesar™
L14030-AP
500mL CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Boiling Point 55° to 56°C
Melting Point −109°C
Quantity 2500mL
Flash Point −25°C (−13°F)
Odor Mild
Chemical Name or Material tert-Butyl methyl ether
CAS 1634-04-4
Assay 99%
Molecular Formula (CH3)3COCH3
Formula Weight 88.15g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00008812
UN Number UN2350
Beilstein 1730942
Merck Index 14,6032
Synonym Methyl tert-butyl ether; MTBE
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H225-H315
Highly flammable liquid and vapor.
Causes skin irritation.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P210-P280-P303+P361+P353-P362-P403+P235-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
Take off contaminated clothing and wash before reuse.
Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep cool.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: BUTYL METHYL ETHER
RTECS Number KN5250000
TSCA TSCA

Applications
Used as a chromatography solvent. Acts as a fuel component in fuel for gasoline engines. They raise the oxygen content of gasoline(oxygenates).

Solubility
Miscible with ethanol and ethyl ether. Immiscible with water.

Notes
Store in a cool, dry, well-ventilated area. It is hygroscopic in nature.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P210-P280-P303+P361+P353-P362-P403+P235-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
Take off contaminated clothing and wash before reuse.
Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep cool.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H225-H315
Highly flammable liquid and vapor.
Causes skin irritation.