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Dichloromethane

ACS reagent, ≥99.5%, contains 40-150 ppm amylene as stabilizer

Synonym(s):
Methylene chloride
Empirical Formula (Hill Notation):
CH2Cl2
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
84.93
Beilstein:
1730800
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.04

Quality Level

grade

ACS reagent

vapor density

2.9 (vs air)

vapor pressure

24.45 psi ( 55 °C)
6.83 psi ( 20 °C)

assay

≥99.5%

form

liquid

autoignition temp.

1223 °F

contains

40-150 ppm amylene as stabilizer

expl. lim.

22 %

impurities

Free halogens, passes test
≤0.0003 meq/g Titr. acid
≤0.02% water

evapn. residue

≤0.002%

color

APHA: ≤10

refractive index

n20/D 1.424 (lit.)

bp

39.8-40 °C (lit.)

mp

−97 °C (lit.)

density

1.325 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

SMILES string

ClCCl

InChI

1S/CH2Cl2/c2-1-3/h1H2

InChI key

YMWUJEATGCHHMB-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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Packaging

1, 4, 4×4 L in aluminum bottle

Features and Benefits

ACS solvents meet or exceed the high standards of the American Chemical Society (ACS) ,with test specifications that are specialized to every compound. According to the American Chemical Society, ACS reagent grade implies that it is a substance of sufficient purity to be used in most chemical analyses or reactions.

Pictograms

Exclamation markHealth hazard

Signal Word

Warning

Hazard Statements

Hazard Classifications

Carc. 2 - Eye Irrit. 2 - Skin Irrit. 2 - STOT SE 3

Target Organs

Central nervous system

Storage Class Code

6.1D - Non-combustible, acute toxic Cat.3 / toxic hazardous materials or hazardous materials causing chronic effects

WGK

WGK 2

Flash Point(F)

does not flash

Flash Point(C)

does not flash

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Rodney C Baker et al.
Methods in enzymology, 538, 89-105 (2014-02-18)
Mass spectrometry technology has enabled significant advances in detailing the alterations of the lipidome in response to pathological conditions or experimental manipulations. Lipids comprise a wide range of compounds with functions that include structural, intracellular signaling, trafficking, and storage. Characterization
Daniela Giustarini et al.
Nature protocols, 8(9), 1660-1669 (2013-08-10)
This protocol describes a procedure for determining glutathione (GSH) and glutathione disulfide (GSSG) concentrations in blood and other tissues. Artifactual oxidation to GSSG of 5-15% of the GSH found in a sample can occur during deproteination of biological samples with
Biodegradation of dichloromethane in an estuarine environment.
Krausova VI, et al.
Hydrobiologia, 559(1), 77-83 (2006)
Matthew J Walters et al.
Nature protocols, 2(7), 1825-1830 (2007-07-21)
A procedure for the preparation of optically pure alpha-keto-gamma-hydroxy carboxylic acids through stereospecific aldol addition catalyzed by pyruvate aldolases from the Entner-Doudoroff and the DeLey-Doudoroff glycolytic pathways is described. This highly versatile fragment serves as a precursor for a variety
Vitamin B12-mediated hydrodechlorination of dichloromethane by bimetallic Cu/Al particles.
Huang CC, et al.
Chemical Engineering Journal, 273, 413-420 (2015)

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