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Ethylene oxide solution

certified reference material, 50 mg/mL in methanol

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Empirical Formula (Hill Notation):
C2H4O
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
44.05
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:

grade

certified reference material
TraceCERT®

Quality Level

product line

TraceCERT®

CofA

current certificate can be downloaded

feature

standard type calibration

packaging

ampule of 1 mL

concentration

50 mg/mL in methanol

technique(s)

HPLC: suitable
gas chromatography (GC): suitable

application(s)

agriculture
cleaning products
cosmetics
environmental
food and beverages
personal care

format

single component solution

storage temp.

2-8°C

SMILES string

C1CO1

InChI

1S/C2H4O/c1-2-3-1/h1-2H2

InChI key

IAYPIBMASNFSPL-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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Ethylene oxide solution

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779202

Ethylene oxide solution

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CRM44609

Ethylene oxide solution

vibrant-m

CRM47949

Ethylene oxide solution

format

single component solution

format

-

format

single component solution

format

single component solution

technique(s)

HPLC: suitable, gas chromatography (GC): suitable

technique(s)

-

technique(s)

HPLC: suitable, gas chromatography (GC): suitable

technique(s)

HPLC: suitable, gas chromatography (GC): suitable

storage temp.

2-8°C

storage temp.

-

storage temp.

2-8°C

storage temp.

2-8°C

concentration

50 mg/mL in methanol

concentration

2.5-3.3 M in THF

concentration

500 μg/mL in DMSO

concentration

2000 μg/mL in dichloromethane

packaging

ampule of 1 mL

packaging

-

packaging

ampule of 1 mL

packaging

ampule of 1 mL

General description

This substance is listed on the positive list of the EU regulation 10/2011 for plastics intended to come into contact with food. Find a list of available reference materials for compounds listed in 10/2011 here


Ethylene oxide is a toxic and flammable liquid, which can be obtained via vapor phase oxidation of ethylene. It can be used in the synthesis of ethylene glycol, glycol ethers, surfactants and ethanolamines. It is an industrially important chemical, that can be used as fumigant to sterilize dental and medical equipments.

Application

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Other Notes

This Certified Reference Material (CRM) is produced and certified in accordance with ISO 17034 and ISO/IEC 17025. All information regarding the use of this CRM can be found on the certificate of analysis.

Legal Information

TraceCERT is a registered trademark of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany

Signal Word

Danger

Hazard Classifications

Acute Tox. 3 Dermal - Acute Tox. 3 Inhalation - Acute Tox. 3 Oral - Carc. 1B - Eye Dam. 1 - Flam. Liq. 2 - Muta. 1B - Repr. 1B - Skin Corr. 1 - STOT RE 2 - STOT SE 1

Target Organs

Nervous system

Storage Class Code

3 - Flammable liquids

WGK

WGK 3

Flash Point(F)

50.0 °F - closed cup

Flash Point(C)

10 °C - closed cup

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US), Eyeshields, Gloves

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