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1.03115

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1,4-Dioxane

EMPLURA®

Synonym(s):
1,4-Dioxane, Glycolethylether, 1,4-Diethylene dioxide, 1,4-Dioxacyclohexane
Empirical Formula (Hill Notation):
C4H8O2
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
88.11
MDL number:
EC Index Number:
204-661-8

Quality Level

vapor pressure

41 hPa ( 20 °C)

product line

Emplura®

assay

≥99% (GC)

form

liquid

autoignition temp.

300 °C

potency

5200 mg/kg LD50, oral (Rat)
7600 mg/kg LD50, skin (Rabbit)

expl. lim.

1.7-25.2 % (v/v)

impurities

≤0.005% Peroxide (as H2O2)
≤0.01% Free acid (as CH3COOH)
≤0.1% Water

pH

6-8 (20 °C, 500 g/L in H2O)

bp

101.5 °C/1013 hPa

mp

12 °C

transition temp

flash point 11 °C

density

1.03 g/cm3 at 20 °C

storage temp.

2-30°C

InChI

1S/C4H8O2/c1-2-6-4-3-5-1/h1-4H2

InChI key

RYHBNJHYFVUHQT-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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General description

EMPLURA® is our low-cost alternative to high-purity qualities. With EMPLURA we offer a range of solvents for a plurality of basic applications in non-regulated industries and for less demanding applications, preparative laboratory work and cleaning purposes. EMPLURA solvents provide adequate specifications with the most important parameters.

Analysis Note

Purity (GC): ≥ 99.0 %
Identity (IR): conforms
Free acid (as CH₃COOH): ≤ 0.01 %
Density (d 20 °C/ 4 °C): 1.032 - 1.034
Peroxide (as H₂O₂): ≤ 0.005 %
Water: ≤ 0.1 %
Stabilized with about 25 ppm 2,6-Di-tert-butyl-4-methylphenol (BHT)

Legal Information

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

Signal Word

Danger

Hazard Statements

Hazard Classifications

Carc. 1B - Eye Irrit. 2 - Flam. Liq. 2 - STOT SE 3

Target Organs

Respiratory system

Supplementary Hazards

Storage Class Code

3 - Flammable liquids

WGK

WGK 2

Flash Point(F)

51.8 °F - closed cup

Flash Point(C)

11 °C - closed cup

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