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Alfa Aesar™ Triethyl orthoacetate, 98%

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Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Triethyl orthoacetate
CAS 78-39-7
Molecular Formula CH3C(OCH2CH3)3
Formula Weight 162.23
MDL Number MFCD00009223
UN Number UN1993
Beilstein 506201
Synonym Ethyl orthoacetate; Orthoacetic acid triethyl ester
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AAL06004AP

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L06004AP*
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AAL060040F

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L060040F
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L06004AE
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 162.23
Chemical Name or Material Triethyl orthoacetate
TSCA TSCA
Assay 98%
Molecular Formula CH3C(OCH2CH3)3
MDL Number MFCD00009223
CAS 78-39-7
UN Number UN1993
Beilstein 506201
Synonym Ethyl orthoacetate; Orthoacetic acid triethyl ester
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H226-H315-H319-H335
Flammable liquid and vapor.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P210-P261-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Avoid breathing 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.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
Boiling Point 142° to 143°C
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: FLAMMABLE LIQUIDS, N.O.S.
RTECS Number KJ4075000
Quantity 500mL
Flash Point 32°C (89°F)

Applications
Triethyl orthoacetate is used as pharmaceutical and water scavenger. It is also used in organic synthesis to introduce the acetate group into an alcohol. It is involved in the Johnson-Claisen rearrangement.

Solubility
Slightly miscible with water.

Notes
Moisture sensitive. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS P Statement
P210-P261-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Avoid breathing 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.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H226-H315-H319-H335
Flammable liquid and vapor.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.