Alfa Aesar™ Petroleum ether 40/60


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar™

Manufacturer Part Number: L14649.AU

UNSPSC: 12191602

Code: NEW

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 8032-32-4 Weight: 0.01000kg


Quantity 1000mL

Product Code. 11303636

Quantity Price
1 £ 15.16 / 1 L
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 04-05-2017
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Petroleum ether 40/60
CAS 8032-32-4
MDL Number MFCD00081849
UN Number UN1268

Specification

Boiling Point 40° to 60°C
Odor Petroleum-like
MDL Number MFCD00081849
Chemical Name or Material Petroleum ether 40/60
Health Hazard 1 Danger
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: PETROLEUM DISTILLATES, N.O.S.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P210-P280-P301+P310-P303+P361+P353-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
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.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
Quantity 1000mL
TSCA TSCA
Flash Point −40°C (−40°F)
CAS 8032-32-4
UN Number UN1268
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H225-H340-H350-H304
Highly flammable liquid and vapor.
May cause genetic defects.
May cause cancer.
May be fatal if swallowed and enters airways.
RTECS Number OI6180000

Applications
It is mostly used by pharmaceutical companies and in the manufacturing process. It is also commonly used for recreational purposes as an inhalant drug. It is a lightweight hydrocarbon used chiefly as a nonpolar solvent. The extract of aerial parts of ageratum conyzoids in petroleum ether plays an essential role for the isolation of sigmasterol and beta sitosterol. Crude petroleum spirit and methanol extracts also play an important role for the screening of antimicrobial activity of the stem bark, leaves and roots of Ficus thoningii.

Solubility
Insoluble in water.

Notes
Flammable. May be moisture sensitive.

Documentation

Technical documents

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS H Statement
H225-H340-H350-H304
Highly flammable liquid and vapor.
May cause genetic defects.
May cause cancer.
May be fatal if swallowed and enters airways.

GHS P Statement
P210-P280-P301+P310-P303+P361+P353-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
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.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.