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02483 Sigma-Aldrich

Ethanol

standard for GC

Synonym: Ethyl alcohol

  • CAS Number 64-17-5

  • Linear Formula CH3CH2OH

  • Molecular Weight 46.07

  •  Beilstein Registry Number 1718733

  •  EC Number 200-578-6

  •  MDL number MFCD00003568

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24845303

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Properties

Related Categories Additional Standards, Alcohols, Aliphatic, Alpha Sort, Analytical Standards,
grade   analytical standard
  standard for GC
vapor density   1.59 (vs air)
vapor pressure   44.6 mmHg ( 20 °C)
InChI Key   LFQSCWFLJHTTHZ-UHFFFAOYSA-N
assay   ≥99.9% (GC)
autoignition temp.   683 °F
shelf life   limited shelf life, expiry date on the label
expl. lim.   19 %, 60 °F
refractive index   n20/D 1.3600(lit.)
  n20/D 1.362
bp   78 °C(lit.)
mp   −114 °C(lit.)
density   0.789 g/mL at 25 °C(lit.)

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Footnote

1Distribution and use of ethyl alcohol in Switzerland require a license from the Swiss Federal Alcohol Administration

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Safety Information

Symbol 
Signal word 
Danger
Hazard statements 
RIDADR 
UN1170 - class 3 - PG 2 - Ethanol
WGK Germany 
1
RTECS 
KQ6300000
Flash Point(F) 
57.2 °F
Flash Point(C) 
14 °C
Protocols & Articles
Peer-Reviewed Papers
15

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