Alfa Aesar™ 2-Methylbutyric acid, 98%


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar™

Manufacturer Part Number: A11546.AP

UNSPSC: 12352103

Code: NEW

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 116-53-0 Weight: 0.01000kg


Quantity 500mL

Product Code. 11454573

Quantity Price
1 £ 61.69 / 500mL
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 27-04-2017
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material 2-Methylbutyric acid
CAS 116-53-0
Molecular Formula C5H10O2
Formula Weight 102.14
MDL Number MFCD00002669
UN Number UN3265
Beilstein 1720486

Specification

Formula Weight 102.14
Assay Percent Range 98%
Physical Form Liquid
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P210-P301+P310-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P361-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces.
- No smoking.
IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
Continue rinsing.
Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
RTECS Number EK7897000
TSCA TSCA
Boiling Point 175° to 176°C
Quantity 500mL
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 8; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: CORROSIVE LIQUID, ACIDIC, ORGANIC, N.O.S.
Flash Point 73°C (163°F)
Chemical Name or Material 2-Methylbutyric acid
UN Number UN3265
Assay 98%
Molecular Formula C5H10O2
MDL Number MFCD00002669
CAS 116-53-0
Beilstein 1720486
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H301-H311-H314-H318-H227
Toxic if swallowed.
Toxic in contact with skin.
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Causes serious eye damage.
Combustible liquid.

Applications
2-Methylbutyric acid, can be used as food additive for butter, cream, cheese flavor deployment. It is an important raw material and intermediate used in Organic Synthesis, Pharmaceuticals, Agrochemicals and Dyestuff. It is also used in the synthesis of 2-methylbutyric anhydride.

Solubility
It is soluble in water, but highly soluble in most common organic solvents such as Chloroform, Methanol.

Notes
Store in cool place. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Keep away from Bases, Oxidizing agents, Reducing agents.

Documentation

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Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS H Statement
H301-H311-H314-H318-H227
Toxic if swallowed.
Toxic in contact with skin.
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Causes serious eye damage.
Combustible liquid.

GHS P Statement
P210-P301+P310-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P361-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces.
- No smoking.
IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
Continue rinsing.
Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.