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Alfa Aesar™ tert-Butyl nitrite, tech. 90%


Quantity 100g

Manufacturer: alfa aesar™  L1613522

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Catalog No. AAL1613522

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Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

Formula Weight 103.12
CAS 540-80-7
MDL Number MFCD00002055
Molecular Formula (CH3)3CONO
Chemical Name or Material tert-Butyl nitrite
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H225-H302-H332
Highly flammable liquid and vapor.
Harmful if swallowed.
Harmful if inhaled.
Health Hazard 1 Danger
RTECS Number RA0802000
Flash Point −23°C (−9°F)
Recommended Storage 2° to 8°C
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P210-P262-P301-P315-P310
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.
Purity Grade Technical Grade
Beilstein 1209339
Merck Index 14,1583
Quantity 100g
Odor Sweet
UN Number UN2351
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: BUTYL NITRITES
Boiling Point 61° to 63°C
Assay 90%

Specifications

Chemical Name or Material tert-Butyl nitrite
CAS 540-80-7
Purity Grade Technical Grade
Molecular Formula (CH3)3CONO
Formula Weight 103.12
MDL Number MFCD00002055
UN Number UN2351
Beilstein 1209339
Merck Index 14,1583

Applications
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.

Solubility
Miscible with diethyl ether, chloroform, alcohol and carbon disulfide. Slightly miscible with water. Immiscible with glycerol.

Notes
Light sensitive. Store in cool place. Incompatible with strong reducing agents, powdered metals and strong acids.

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Danger

GHS P Statement
P210-P262-P301-P315-P310
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.

GHS H Statement
H225-H302-H332
Highly flammable liquid and vapor.
Harmful if swallowed.
Harmful if inhaled.

2° to 8°C

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