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82762 Sigma-Aldrich

Methanol

analytical standard

Synonym: Methyl alcohol

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Related Categories Additional Standards, Alcohols, Aliphatic, Alpha Sort, Analytical Standards,
grade   analytical standard
vapor density   1.11 (vs air)
vapor pressure   410 mmHg ( 50 °C)
  97.68 mmHg ( 20 °C)
InChI Key   OKKJLVBELUTLKV-UHFFFAOYSA-N
assay   ≥99.9% (GC)
form   liquid
  neat
autoignition temp.   725 °F
shelf life   limited shelf life, expiry date on the label
expl. lim.   36 %
application(s)   HPLC: suitable
  gas chromatography (GC): suitable
refractive index   n20/D 1.329(lit.)
  n20/D 1.329
bp   64.7 °C(lit.)
mp   −98 °C(lit.)
density   0.791 g/mL at 25 °C(lit.)
format   neat

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Safety Information

Symbol 
Signal word 
Danger
Hazard statements 
RIDADR 
UN1230 - class 3 - PG 2 - Methanol
WGK Germany 
1
RTECS 
PC1400000
Flash Point(F) 
48.2 °F
Flash Point(C) 
9 °C
Protocols & Articles

Articles

ASTM D5501: GC Analysis of Ethanol on Petrocol® DH 150

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents ASTM D5501: GC Analysis of Ethanol on Petrocol® DH 150
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification, Size-exclusion chromatography

GC Analysis of Alcoholic Spirit on Equity®-1 Coupled to SUPELCOWAX 10 (Column Set 2)

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Alcoholic Spirit on Equity®-1 Coupled to SUPELCOWAX 10 (Column Set 2)
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification, Size-exclusion chromatography

GC Analysis of Blood Alcohols in Human Plasma on SUPELCOWAX® 10 after SPME using 60 μm Carbowax® Fiber

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Blood Alcohols in Human Plasma on SUPELCOWAX® 10 after SPME using 60 μm Carbowax® Fiber
Keywords: Chromatography, Clinical, Flame ionization detector, Forensic, Gas chromatography, Pharmaceutical, Purification, Solid phase microextractions

GC Analysis of Blood Alcohols on SUPELCOWAX® 10

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Blood Alcohols on SUPELCOWAX® 10
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification

GC Analysis of Blood Alcohols on a Packed Column (5% Carbowax® 20M on 60/80 Carbopack™ B)

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Blood Alcohols on a Packed Column (5% Carbowax® 20M on 60/80 Carbopack™ B)
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification

GC Analysis of Class 2 Residual Solvents on Equity®-1 after SPME using 85 μm Polyacrylate Fiber

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Class 2 Residual Solvents on Equity®-1 after SPME using 85 μm Polyacrylate Fiber
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Pharmaceutical, Size-exclusion chromatography, Solid phase microextractions

GC Analysis of Class 2 Residual Solvents on OVI-G43

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Class 2 Residual Solvents on OVI-G43
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Pharmaceutical, Size-exclusion chromatography

GC Analysis of Class 2 Residual Solvents on VOCOL® after SPME using 85 μm Polyacrylate Fiber

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Class 2 Residual Solvents on VOCOL® after SPME using 85 μm Polyacrylate Fiber
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Pharmaceutical, Size-exclusion chromatography, Solid phase microextractions

GC Analysis of Fermentation Compounds on a Packed Column (6.6% Carbowax® 20M on 80/120 Carbopack™ B AW)

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Fermentation Compounds on a Packed Column (6.6% Carbowax® 20M on 80/120 Carbopack™ B AW)
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification

GC Analysis of Impurities in MTBE on Petrocol® DH Octyl

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Impurities in MTBE on Petrocol® DH Octyl
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification, Size-exclusion chromatography

GC Analysis of Impurities in MTBE on Petrocol® DH

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Impurities in MTBE on Petrocol® DH
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification, Size-exclusion chromatography

GC Analysis of Industrial Solvents on Equity®-1701

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Industrial Solvents on Equity®-1701
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography

GC Analysis of Industrial Solvents on Equity®-1

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Industrial Solvents on Equity®-1
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification, Size-exclusion chromatography

GC Analysis of Industrial Solvents on SUPELCOWAX 10

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Industrial Solvents on SUPELCOWAX 10
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification

GC Analysis of Isooctyl Alcohols on Nukol™

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Isooctyl Alcohols on Nukol™
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification

GC Analysis of Residual Solvents on SPB®-624 after SPME using 100 μm PDMS Fiber

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Residual Solvents on SPB®-624 after SPME using 100 μm PDMS Fiber
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Pharmaceutical, Purification, Sample preparations, Solid phase microextractions

GC Analysis of Scotch Whiskey on a Packed Column (5% Carbowax® 20M on 80/120 Carbopack B)

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Scotch Whiskey on a Packed Column (5% Carbowax® 20M on 80/120 Carbopack B)
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification

GC Analysis of Scotch Whiskey on a Packed Column (6.6% Carbowax® 20M on 80/120 Carbopack B AW)

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Scotch Whiskey on a Packed Column (6.6% Carbowax® 20M on 80/120 Carbopack B AW)
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification

GC Analysis of Solvents in Water on SPB®-1 SULFUR after SPME using 75 μm Carboxen/PDMS Fiber

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Solvents in Water on SPB®-1 SULFUR after SPME using 75 μm Carboxen/PDMS Fiber
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification, Solid phase microextractions, Solvents

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

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Solvents on a Packed Column (3% SP-1500 on Carbopack™ B)
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification

GC Analysis of Volatiles in Water on Equity®-1 after SPME using 30 μm PDMS Fiber

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Volatiles in Water on Equity®-1 after SPME using 30 μm PDMS Fiber
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification, Size-exclusion chromatography, Solid phase microextractions

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

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of a 56-Component Industrial Solvents Mix on SLB®-IL60, Comparison to a Polyethylene Glycol (PEG) Column
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography

HPLC Analysis of Allegra® on Discovery® Cyano

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents HPLC Analysis of Allegra® on Discovery® Cyano
Keywords: Chromatography, High performance liquid chromatography, Pharmaceutical

The Utility of Headspace Grade Solvents for the Analysis of Organic Volatile Impurities

Organic volatile impurities or “OVIs” sometimes remain behind in pharmaceutical preparations as a result of synthetic and manufacturing procedures. For reasons of health and safety, testing is done t...
Katherine Stenerson, Shyam Verma
Reporter US Volume 28.1
Keywords: Chromatography, Gas chromatography, Organic synthesis, Pharmaceutical, Solvents

US EPA Method 0030: GC Analysis of Volatiles on SPB®-624 after Collection/Desorption using VOST 100 Tube

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents US EPA Method 0030: GC Analysis of Volatiles on SPB®-624 after Collection/Desorption using VOST 100 Tube
Keywords: Air Monitoring, Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification

Related Content

Properties of Solvents Table

a. Gant, R., LC/GC 10(7), 515 (1992) 1. At 20 °C 2. At 20 °C +/- 5 °C relative to water at 4 °C 3. At 10mmHg pressure 4. At l=589.32nm
Keywords: Gas chromatography, High performance liquid chromatography

Peer-Reviewed Papers
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