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39121 1,2-Dichloroethane, ACS, 99+%

CAS Number
107-06-2
Synonyms
EDC
Ethylene chloride

Stock No. Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
39121-AP 500ml 66.70
39121-K2 1L 87.20
39121-K7 4L 130.00
39121-M1 *4x1L 260.00
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1,2-Dichloroethane, ACS, 99+%

MDL
MFCD00000963
EINECS
203-458-1

Chemical Properties

Formula
ClCH2CH2Cl
Formula Weight
98.96
Form
Liquid
Melting point
-35°
Boiling Point
83°
Flash Point
15°(59°F)
Density
1.256
Refractive Index
1.4448
Storage & Sensitivity
Ambient temperatures.
Solubility
Miscible in methanol, diethyl ether, n-octanol, acetone. Very slightly miscible in water.

Grade Specifications

Maximum level of impurities: Color (APHA) 10, Evaporation residue 0.002%, Titratable acid 0.0003meq/g, H2O 0.03%

Applications

Used to make vinyl chloride, and chlorinated solvents(trichloroethane, trichloroethylene, perchloroethylene, and vinylidene), remove grease, resins, glue and dirt. Used as a solvent in the manufacturing of polystyrene and SBR latex. It is added to leaded petrol as an anti-knock compound. It is also used in polyvinyl chloride (PVC) pipes, packaging materials, furniture, auto mobile parts, wall coverings and housewares. It is also used generally as an intermediate for other organic chemical compounds and as a solvent. Used as fumigant residues for wheat, flour, bran, middlings and bread. Used as solvent for the isomer distribution in the acetylation of benzene and toluene under the influence of aluminum chloride.

Notes

Incompatible with Strong oxidizing agents, strong reducing agents, bases, alkali metals. Storage under a nitrogen blanket has been recommended.

Literature References

Brown, H. C.; Marino, G. and Stock, L. M. The Relative Rate and Isomer Distribution in the Acetylation of Benzene and Toluene in Ethylene Dichloride under the Influence of Aluminum Chloride. J. Agric. Food Chem. 1974, 22(6), 977-984.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H225-H302-H315-H319-H331-H335-H336-H350-H373

Highly flammable liquid and vapour. Harmful if swallowed. Causes skin irritation. Causes serious eye irritation. Toxic if inhaled. May cause respiratory irritation. May cause drowsiness or dizziness. May cause cancer. May cause damage to organs through prolonged or repeated exposure.

Precautionary Statements: P201-P202-P210-P233-P235-P240-P241-P242-P243-P260-P264b-P270-P271-P280i-P281-P301+P312-P303+P361+P353-P304+P340-P305+P351+P338-P308+P313-P311-P330-P332+P313-P337+P313-P363-P37

Obtain special instructions before use. Do not handle until all safety precautions have been read and understood. Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking. Keep container tightly closed. Keep cool. Ground/bond container and receiving equipment. Use explosion-proof electrical/ventilating/lighting/ equipment. Use only non-sparking tools. Take precautionary measures against static discharge. Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. Wash face, hands and any exposed skin thoroughly after handling Do not eat, drink or smoke when using this product. Use only outdoors or in a well-ventilated area. Wear eye/face protection. Use personal protective equipment as required. IF SWALLOWED: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell. IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower. 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. Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician. Rinse mouth. If skin irritation occurs: If eye irritation persists: Wash contaminated clothing before reuse.

Other References

Merck
14,3797
Beilstein
605264
Hazard Class
3
Packing Group
II
Harmonized Tariff Code
2903.15
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
KI0525000

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