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B21586 2-Chlorobutane, 98+%

CAS Number
78-86-4
Synonyms
sec-Butyl chloride
sec-Butyl chloride

Stock No. Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
B21586-AD 50ml 20.50
B21586-AK 250ml 34.10
B21586-AU 1000ml 108.00
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2-Chlorobutane, 98+%

MDL
MFCD00000871
EINECS
201-151-7

Chemical Properties

Formula
CH3CHClCH2CH3
Formula Weight
92.57
Melting point
-141 to -140°
Boiling Point
67-69°
Flash Point
-15°(5°F)
Density
0.873
Refractive Index
1.3970
Storage & Sensitivity
Ambient temperatures.
Solubility
Immiscible with water.

Applications

2-Chlorobutane is used as a solvent and intermediate in organic synthesis. Further, it is involved in the preparation of active pharmaceutical ingredients, plasticizer, rubber, resin and surfactants.

Notes

Incompatible with metals, copper, strong oxidizing agents and strong bases.

Literature References

Saunders, W. H.; Gronert, S. The Competition between Elimination Pathways in the Reactions of a Wide Variety of Bases with 2-Fluoro- and 2-Chlorobutane in the Gas Phase. J. Org. Chem. 2015, 80 (21), 10787-10793.

Benito, J.; Guerrero, H.; Artigas, H.; López, M. C.; Lafuente, C. Refractive indices and static permittivities of systems containing n-hexane or n-heptane and isomeric chlorobutanes. J. Chem. Thermodyn. 2015, 86, 162-167.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H225-H290

Highly flammable liquid and vapour. May be corrosive to metals.

Precautionary Statements: P210-P233-P234-P240-P241-P242-P243-P280-P303+P361+P353-P370+P378q-P390-P501c

Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking. Keep container tightly closed. Keep only in original container. Ground/bond container and receiving equipment. Use explosion-proof electrical/ventilating/lighting/ equipment. Use only non-sparking tools. Take precautionary measures against static discharge. 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. In case of fire: Use CO2, dry chemical, or foam Absorb spillage to prevent material damage. Dispose of contents/ container to an approved waste disposal plant

Other References

Merck
14,1561
Beilstein
1718770
Hazard Class
3
Packing Group
II
Harmonized Tariff Code
2903.19
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
EJ6475000

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