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291056 Sigma-Aldrich

Methyl formate

anhydrous, 99%

Synonym: Formic acid methyl ester

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Properties

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grade   anhydrous
vapor density   2.1 (vs air)
vapor pressure   32.91 psi ( 55 °C)
  9.47 psi ( 20 °C)
InChI Key   TZIHFWKZFHZASV-UHFFFAOYSA-N
assay   99%
autoignition temp.   842 °F
expl. lim.   23 %
impurities   <0.005% water
evapn. residue   <0.0005%
refractive index   n20/D 1.343(lit.)
bp   32-34 °C(lit.)
mp   −100 °C(lit.)
density   0.974 g/mL at 20 °C(lit.)

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Packaging

1, 2 L in Sure/Seal™

100 mL in Sure/Seal™

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Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
Signal word 
Danger
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
RIDADR 
UN1243 - class 3 - PG 1 - Methyl formate
WGK Germany 
1
RTECS 
LQ8925000
Flash Point(F) 
-2.2 °F
Flash Point(C) 
-19 °C

Documents

Certificate of Analysis

Certificate of Origin

Protocols & Articles

Articles

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GC Analysis of Solvents on a Packed Column (3% SP-1500 on Carbopack™ B)

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GC Analysis of Volatiles in White Wine on VOCOL® after SPME using a 75 μm Carboxen/PDMS Fiber

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GC Analysis of a 12-Component Esters and Ethers Mix on SLB®-IL60, Comparison to a Polyethylene Glycol (PEG) Column

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GC Analysis of a 56-Component Industrial Solvents Mix on SLB®-IL60, Comparison to a Polyethylene Glycol (PEG) Column

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