289116

Sigma-Aldrich

Carbon tetrachloride

anhydrous, ≥99.5%

Synonym(s):
Tetrachloromethane
Empirical Formula (Hill Notation):
CCl4
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
153.82
Beilstein/REAXYS Number:
1098295
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.21

Quality Level

grade

anhydrous

vapor density

5.32 (vs air)

vapor pressure

143 mmHg ( 30 °C)
91 mmHg ( 20 °C)

assay

≥99.5%

form

liquid

impurities

<0.002% water
<0.005% water (100 mL)

refractive index

n20/D 1.460 (lit.)

bp

76-77 °C (lit.)

mp

−23 °C (lit.)

density

1.594 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

SMILES string

ClC(Cl)(Cl)Cl

InChI

1S/CCl4/c2-1(3,4)5

InChI key

VZGDMQKNWNREIO-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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Application

Carbon tetrachloride has been used in the carbon tetrachloride induced mouse model to study liver injury and regeneration.
Please view www.aldrich.com/epaods regarding the EPA′s request for application information of Ozone Depleting Substances

Packaging

100, 12×100 mL in Sure/Seal™
1, 2, 4×2 L in Sure/Seal™

Pictograms

Skull and crossbonesHealth hazard

Signal Word

Danger

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US),Eyeshields,Gloves

RIDADR

UN 1846 6.1 / PGII

WGK Germany

WGK 3

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

Certificate of Analysis

Certificate of Origin

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