Alfa Aesar™ tert-Butyl nitrite, tech. 90%
Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar™ L1613514
tert-Butyl nitrite; Technical Grade; 90%; Alfa Aesar; 25g; FW: 103.12; (CH3)3CONO; BP: 61 to 63; CAS: 540-80-7Applications
tert-Butyl nitrite is employed as a reagent for diazotization and nitrosation of alcohols, thiols, amines and cycloalkanes. It plays an important role in photocatalyzed conversion of aryl and heteroarylamines to selenides. It finds application in the preparation of aryl azides from aryl amines. It is also useful for radical multifunctionalization reactions of aliphatic alkenes and source of nitric oxide.
Miscible with diethyl ether, chloroform, alcohol and carbon disulfide. Slightly miscible with water. Immiscible with glycerol.
Light sensitive. Store in cool place. Incompatible with strong reducing agents, powdered metals and strong acids.
|61° to 63°C|
Safety and Handling
SDS & Safety Documents
GHS H Statement
Highly flammable liquid and vapor.
Harmful if swallowed.
Harmful if inhaled.
GHS P Statement
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No Smoking.
Do not get in eyes, on skin, or on clothing.
IF SWALLOWED: Get immediate medical advice/attention.
Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: BUTYL NITRITES
RTECSNumber : RA0802000
Recommended Storage : 2° to 8°C