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744484

Sigma-Aldrich

Vinyl chloride

≥99.95%

Synonym(s):
Chloroethylene
Linear Formula:
H2C=CHCl
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
62.50
Beilstein:
1731576
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:

Quality Level

assay

≥99.95%

form

gas

refractive index

n20/D 1.3700 (lit.)

bp

-13.4 °C (lit.)

mp

-153.8 °C (lit.)

density

0.911 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

SMILES string

ClC=C

InChI

1S/C2H3Cl/c1-2-3/h2H,1H2

InChI key

BZHJMEDXRYGGRV-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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Application

Vinyl chloride can be used as a monomer precursor:
  • In the living radical polymerization reaction using copper catalysts.
  • In the synthesis of polymer poly(vinyl chloride) (PVC) , poly(vinyl chloride)/montmorillonite (PVC/MMT) nanocomposites by intercalative polymerization process.

Packaging

500ml high pressure aluminum cylinder equipped with a stainless steel valve according to DIN 477-1.

Other Notes

For 744484-400G-EU packaging: 1000 mL of steel cylinder equipped with stainless steel valve.

Recommended products

For 744484-400G-EU: outlet fitting: DIN 477-1 no. 1, Z742162 or Z742164 are the recommended regulators.

Signal Word

Danger

Hazard Statements

Hazard Classifications

Carc. 1A - Flam. Gas 1A - Press. Gas Liquefied gas

Storage Class Code

2A - Gases

WGK

WGK 2

Flash Point(F)

-79.6 °F

Flash Point(C)

-62 °C

Certificate of Analysis

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Certificate of Origin

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Thermal properties of poly (vinyl chloride)/montmorillonite nanocomposites
Gong F, et al.
Polymer Degradation and Stability, 84(2), 289-294 (2004)
Synthesis and structure of poly (vinyl chloride)
Endo K
Progress in Polymer Science, 27(10), 2021-2054 (2002)
Aqueous room temperature metal-catalyzed living radical polymerization of vinyl chloride
Percec V, et al.
Journal of the American Chemical Society, 124(18), 4940-4941 (2002)
Christ De Rooij et al.
Environmental monitoring and assessment, 97(1-3), 57-67 (2004-09-21)
This risk assessment on vinyl chloride was carried out specifically for the marine environment, according to the methodology laid down in the European Union (EU) risk assessment Regulation (1488/94) and the Technical Guidance Documents for New and Existing Substances (TGD
C Bosetti et al.
European journal of cancer prevention : the official journal of the European Cancer Prevention Organisation (ECP), 12(5), 427-430 (2003-09-27)
Occupational exposure to vinyl chloride (VC) is causally related to liver angiosarcoma, whereas there is inconsistent epidemiologic evidence for other neoplasms. Two pooled analyses of worker cohorts from 56 plants in North America and Europe provide the most comprehensive and

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