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B22637 Valeryl chloride, 98%

CAS Number
638-29-9
Synonyms
Pentanoyl chloride

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Bulk/Specialty

Valeryl chloride, 98%

MDL
MFCD00000757
EINECS
211-330-1

Chemical Properties

Formula
CH3(CH2)3COCl
Formula Weight
120.58
Melting point
-110°
Boiling Point
125-127°
Flash Point
32°(89°F)
Density
1.010
Refractive Index
1.4200
Storage & Sensitivity
Moisture Sensitive. Store under Argon. Ambient temperatures.
Solubility
Hydrolyzes in water. Soluble in ether, chloroform.

Applications

Valeryl chloride is an intermediate for pharmaceuticals, agrochemicals, surfactants, fragrances, electronic chemicals.

Notes

Moisture sensitive. Stay away from oxidizing agents, bases, alcohols.

Literature References

P. Smit and H. J. Den Hertog. Photochlorination of butyryl, valeryl and caproyl chloride. Recueil des Travaux Chimiques des Pays-Bas. 1958, 77 (1), 73-80.

H. J. den Hertog; B. de Vries and J. van Bragt. The photochlorination of butyryl and valeryl chloride: (Preliminary communication). Recueil des Travaux Chimiques des Pays-Bas. 1955, 74 (12), 1561-1567.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H226-H314-H331-H335

Flammable liquid and vapour. Causes severe skin burns and eye damage. Toxic if inhaled. May cause respiratory irritation.

Precautionary Statements: P210-P233-P240-P241-P242-P243-P260-P264b-P271-P280-P301+P330+P331-P303+P361+P353-P304+P340-P305+P351+P338-P310-P311-P312-P363-P374-P380-P501c

Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking. Keep container tightly closed. 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 Use only outdoors or in a well-ventilated area. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. IF SWALLOWED: Rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting. 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. Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician. Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician. Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell. Wash contaminated clothing before reuse. Fight fire with normal precautions from a reasonable distance. Evacuate area. Dispose of contents/ container to an approved waste disposal plant

Other References

Beilstein
506293
Hazard Class
8
Packing Group
II
Harmonized Tariff Code
2915.90
TSCA
Yes

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