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Alfa Aesar™ Zinc bromide, anhydrous, 98%

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Zinc bromide
CAS 7699-45-8
Name Note anhydrous
Molecular Formula ZnBr2
Formula Weight 225.19g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00011294
UN Number UN3260
Merck Index 14,10129
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AAB2251022

 
alfa aesar™
B22510-22
100g CALL N/A N/A
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AAB2251036

 
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B22510-36
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Boiling Point 650°C
Melting Point 394°C
Quantity 100g
Chemical Name or Material Zinc bromide
Name Note anhydrous
CAS 7699-45-8
Assay 98%
Molecular Formula ZnBr2
Formula Weight 225.19g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00011294
UN Number UN3260
Merck Index 14,10129
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.
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 8; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: CORROSIVE SOLID, ACIDIC, INORGANIC, N.O.S.
RTECS Number ZH1150000
TSCA TSCA

Applications
Zinc bromide solution can be used as a transparent shield against radiation. It is used as an optimal catalyst for stereospecific and regioselective reaction of silacyclopropanes with carbonyl compounds. It finds an application as Lewis acid in organic reactions.

Solubility
Soluble in alcohol, ether, acetone and tetrahydrofuran.

Notes
Hygroscopic.

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.