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Certificate of Analysis

(Chloromethyl)triphenylphosphonium iodide, 98+%

CAS: 68089-86-1 MDL: MFCD00051876  
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Chemical Properties

Formula: ClCH2P(C6H5)3I  Melting point: ca 210° dec.
Formula weight: 438.69  Sensitivity: Light Sensitive & Hygroscopic

Literature References

Wittig precursor of vinyl chlorides. With aromatic aldehydes, the products can be dehydrohalogenated to alkynes by strong base: J. Chem. Soc., Chem. Commun., 446 (1978). See Appendix 1.

Other References

Beilstein: 4062471
Harmonized Tariff Code:   2931.90

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements : H315-H319-H335

Causes skin irritation. Causes serious eye irritation. May cause respiratory irritation.

Precautionary Statements : P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501A

Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing. Store locked up. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Harmful or Irritant

Risk & Safety

Risk Phrases: 36/37/38
Irritating to eyes, respiratory system and skin.
Safety Phrases: 26-37
In case of contact with eyes, rinse immediately with plenty of water and seek medical advice. Wear suitable gloves.