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Alfa Aesar™ Trimethylene oxide, 97%

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Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Trimethylene oxide
CAS 503-30-0
Molecular Formula C3H6O
Formula Weight 58.08g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00005167
UN Number UN1993
Beilstein 102382
Merck Index 14,9715
Synonym Oxetane
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AAA1445206

 
alfa aesar™
A14452-06
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A14452-14
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A14452-22
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Melting Point −97°C
Boiling Point 49° to 50°C
Quantity 5g
Flash Point −28°C (−18°F)
Chemical Name or Material Trimethylene oxide
CAS 503-30-0
Assay 97%
Molecular Formula C3H6O
Formula Weight 58.08g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00005167
UN Number UN1993
Beilstein 102382
Merck Index 14,9715
Synonym Oxetane
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H225-H302-H312-H332
Highly flammable liquid and vapour.
Harmful if swallowed.
Harmful in contact with skin.
Harmful if inhaled.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P210-P261-P280-P303+P361+P353-P403+P235-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
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.
Recommended Storage 2° to 8°C
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: FLAMMABLE LIQUIDS, N.O.S.
RTECS Number RQ6825000
TSCA TSCA

Applications
Trimethylene oxide useful for the synthesis of 3-substituted propanols by reaction with Grignards or organolithiums in the presence of CuBr.

Solubility
Soluble in water.

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. Recommended storage temperature is 2 - 8°C. It is hygroscopic in nature and sensitive to air. Store under inert gas.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P210-P261-P280-P303+P361+P353-P403+P235-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
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-H302-H312-H332
Highly flammable liquid and vapour.
Harmful if swallowed.
Harmful in contact with skin.
Harmful if inhaled.

2° to 8°C