Alfa Aesar™ Ethyl L-lactate, 99%


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar™

Manufacturer Part Number: A10900.0E

UNSPSC: 12352106

Code: NEW

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 687-47-8 Weight: 0.01000kg


Quantity 2500g

Product Code. 11484263

Quantity Price
1 £ 52.26 / 2500g
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 09-05-2017
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Ethyl L-lactate
CAS 687-47-8
Molecular Formula C5H10O3
Formula Weight 118.13
MDL Number MFCD00065359
UN Number UN1192
Beilstein 1720839
Merck Index 14,3817
Synonym L-Lactic acid ethyl ester

Specification

Formula Weight 118.13
Assay Percent Range 99%
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P210-P261-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces.
- No smoking.
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
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.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
Assay 99%
Boiling Point 152° to 155°C
Synonym L-Lactic acid ethyl ester
Molecular Formula C5H10O3
RTECS Number OD5070000
CAS 687-47-8
Flash Point 46°C (114°F)
Melting Point −25°C
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: ETHYL LACTATE
Chemical Name or Material Ethyl L-lactate
TSCA TSCA
UN Number UN1192
Merck Index 14,3817
MDL Number MFCD00065359
Quantity 2500g
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H318-H226-H335
Causes serious eye damage.
Flammable liquid and vapor.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Beilstein 1720839
Optical Rotation −11° (neat)

Applications
Ethyl L-lactate is used in the preparation of food additives, aryl aldimines, fragrances and in pharmaceutical preparations. It can be considered as a green solvent in chemical industries due to its biodegradable nature. As a solvent, it used in the production of nitrocellulose, cellulose acetate and cellulose ethers.

Solubility
Miscible with water and chloroform.

Notes
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.

Documentation

Technical documents

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS H Statement
H318-H226-H335
Causes serious eye damage.
Flammable liquid and vapor.
May cause respiratory irritation.

GHS P Statement
P210-P261-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces.
- No smoking.
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
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.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.