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Alfa Aesar™ Triethyl borate, 97%

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Triethyl borate
CAS 150-46-9
Molecular Formula C6H15BO3
Linear Formula (CH3CH2O)3B
Formula Weight 145.99g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00009073
UN Number UN1176
Beilstein 1699052
Synonym Boric acid triethyl ester; Triethoxyborane
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AAA18728AE

 
alfa aesar™
A18728-AE
100mL CALL N/A N/A
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AAA18728AP

 
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A18728-AP
500mL CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Odor Mild
Boiling Point 117° to 118°C
Melting Point −85°C
Flash Point 11°C (51°F)
Quantity 100mL
Chemical Name or Material Triethyl borate
CAS 150-46-9
Assay 97%
Molecular Formula C6H15BO3
Linear Formula (CH3CH2O)3B
Formula Weight 145.99g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00009073
UN Number UN1176
Beilstein 1699052
Synonym Boric acid triethyl ester; Triethoxyborane
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H225
Highly flammable liquid and vapour.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P210-P280-P240-P303+P361+P353-P403+P235-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
Ground/bond container and receiving equipment.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
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: ETHYL BORATE
RTECS Number ED5075000
TSCA TSCA

Applications
Triethyl borate is used as a solvent in resins, paints, varnishes, adhesives and sealant chemicals. It is used as a catalyst of synthetic waxes and resins. It is an active component of flame retardants in the textile industry and in welding fluxes. It is used to prepare m-tolyl-acetic acid ethyl ester by reacting with 1-bromomethyl-3-methyl-benzene and carbon monoxide using as1,5-hexadieneρdium chloride as a catalyst. Further, it is used in pyrotechnics.

Solubility
Miscible with alcohol and ether.

Notes
Moisture sensitive. Incompatible with water, strong oxidizing agents, mineral acids and strong acids.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P210-P280-P240-P303+P361+P353-P403+P235-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
Ground/bond container and receiving equipment.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep cool.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H225
Highly flammable liquid and vapour.