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19401 Trichloroethylene, ACS, 99.5% min, stab.

CAS Number
79-01-6
Synonyms
Trichloroethene

Stock No. Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
19401-AP 500ml 32.70
19401-K2 1L 46.90
19401-K7 4L 139.00
19401-M1 *4x1L 150.00
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Trichloroethylene, ACS, 99.5% min, stab.

MDL
MFCD00000838
EINECS
201-167-4

Chemical Properties

Formula
C2HCl3
Formula Weight
131.39
Form
Liquid
Melting point
-85°
Boiling Point
87°
Flash Point
None
Density
1.46
Refractive Index
1.476
Storage & Sensitivity
Ambient temperatures.
Solubility
Miscible with ether, alcohol, chloroformMiscible with ether, ethanol and chloroform. Very slightly miscible with water.

Grade Specifications

Maximum level of impurities: Color (APHA) 10, Evaporation residue 0.001%, Titratable acid 0.0001meq/g, Titratable base 0.0003meq/g, H2O 0.02%, Heavy Metals (as Pb) 1ppm, Free halogens P.T.

Applications

Trichloroethylene is used as solvent for paints, dyes, waxes, oils, fats and resins, as an additive in polymerization reactions, as a reactant to prepare various halohydrocarbons (1,1,1,2-tetrafluoroethane) and other chemicals, as a coolant for cutting tantalum and acts as good heat transfer medium. It is used in fire extinguisher fluids and in the recovery of oils and greases.

Notes

Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, strong reducing agents, bases and alkali metals.

Literature References

Yu, R.-F.; Chi, F. -H.; Cheng, W. -P.; Wang, M. -H. Online monitoring of the nanoscale zero-valent iron process for trichloroethylene wastewater treatment. Int. J. Environ. Sci. Technol. 2015, 12 (5), 1647-1656.

Kendale, J. C.; Valentin, E. M.; Woerpel, K. A. Solvent Effects in the Nucleophilic Substitutions of Tetrahydropyran Acetals Promoted by Trimethylsilyl Trifluoromethanesulfonate: Trichloroethylene as Solvent for Stereoselective C- and O-Glycosylations. Org. Lett. 2014, 16 (14), 3684-3687.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H315-H317-H319-H336-H341-H350-H373

Causes skin irritation. May cause an allergic skin reaction. Causes serious eye irritation. May cause drowsiness or dizziness. Suspected of causing genetic defects. May cause cancer. May cause damage to organs through prolonged or repeated exposure.

Precautionary Statements: P201-P202-P260-P264b-P271-P272-P280-P281-P302+P352-P304+P340-P305+P351+P338-P308+P313-P333+P313-P337+P313-P362-P501c

Obtain special instructions before use. Do not handle until all safety precautions have been read and understood. Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. Wash face, hands and any exposed skin thoroughly after handling Use only outdoors or in a well-ventilated area. Contaminated work clothing should not be allowed out of the workplace. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. Use personal protective equipment as required. IF ON SKIN: Wash with plenty of soap and water. IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. IF exposed or concerned: Get medical advice/attention. If skin irritation or rash occurs: If eye irritation persists: Take off contaminated clothing and wash before reuse. Dispose of contents/ container to an approved waste disposal plant

Other References

Merck
14,9639
Beilstein
1736782
Hazard Class
6.1
Packing Group
III
Harmonized Tariff Code
2903.22
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
KX4550000

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