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Alfa Aesar™ Trichloroethylene, 98%

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Trichloroethylene
CAS 79-01-6
Molecular Formula ClCH=CCl2
Formula Weight 131.39g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00000838
UN Number UN1710
Beilstein 1736782
Merck Index 14,9639
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AAL144740F

 
alfa aesar™
L14474-0F
2500mL CALL N/A N/A
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AAL14474AE

 
alfa aesar™
L14474-AE
100mL CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Odor Chloroform-like
Quantity 2500mL
Boiling Point 87°C
Melting Point −85°C
Quantity 2500mL
Chemical Name or Material Trichloroethylene
CAS 79-01-6
Assay 98%
Molecular Formula ClCH=CCl2
Formula Weight 131.39g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00000838
UN Number UN1710
Beilstein 1736782
Merck Index 14,9639
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H350-H341-H315-H319-H336
May cause cancer.
Suspected of causing genetic defects.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause drowsiness or dizziness.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P261-P280-P281-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
Use personal protective equipment as required.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 6.1; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: TRICHLOROETHYLENE
RTECS Number KX4550000
TSCA TSCA

Applications
Trichloroethylene is used as household cleaner, with trichloroethane it is used in most typewriter correction fluid. It is also used in wool-fabric scouring, as extractant for spice oleoresins. Intermediate in the production of pentachloroethane

Solubility
Soluble in water (1g/L at 20°C).

Notes
Store in cool place. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Containers which are opened must be carefully resealed and kept upright to prevent leakage. Light Sensitive to light. Handle and store under inert gas. Incompatible with bases and oxidizing agents.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P261-P280-P281-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
Use personal protective equipment as required.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H350-H341-H315-H319-H336
May cause cancer.
Suspected of causing genetic defects.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause drowsiness or dizziness.