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Alfa Aesar™ Thionyl bromide, 97%

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Thionyl bromide
CAS 507-16-4
Molecular Formula Br2OS
Formula Weight 207.88g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00011448
UN Number UN3264
Merck Index 14,9347
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AAL1564814

 
alfa aesar™
L15648-14
25g CALL N/A N/A
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AAL1564822

 
alfa aesar™
L15648-22
100g CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Odor Acrid
Boiling Point 47° to 49°C (20mmHg)
Melting Point −52°C
Quantity 25g
Chemical Name or Material Thionyl bromide
CAS 507-16-4
Assay 97%
Molecular Formula Br2OS
Formula Weight 207.88g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00011448
UN Number UN3264
Merck Index 14,9347
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H314-H318
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Causes serious eye damage.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P260-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P301+P330+P331-P405-P501a
Do not breathe 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.
IF SWALLOWED: Rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
Recommended Storage 2° to 8°C
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 8; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: CORROSIVE LIQUID, ACIDIC, INORGANIC, N.O.S.
TSCA TSCA

Applications
Thionyl bromide is used as a brominating agent in organic synthesis. It is used in the bromination of alfa-beta-unsaturated carbonyl compounds. It is also used to prepare alkyl bromides from alcohols.

Solubility
Miscible with benzene, toluene and ether.

Notes
Moisture and light sensitive. Store in a cool place. Keep the container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Incompatible with water, hydrobromide, acetone and alcohol.It hydrolyzes readily to release hydrogen bromide.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P260-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P301+P330+P331-P405-P501a
Do not breathe 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.
IF SWALLOWED: Rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

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

2° to 8°C