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240699 Sigma-Aldrich

Epichlorohydrin

≥99%

Synonym: (±)-Epichlorohydrin, (±)-2-(Chloromethyl)oxirane, 1-Chloro-2,3-epoxypropane

  • CAS Number 106-89-8

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C3H5ClO

  • Molecular Weight 92.52

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 79785

  •  EC Number 203-439-8

  •  MDL number MFCD00005132

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24854429

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Properties

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vapor density   3.2 (vs air)
vapor pressure   13.8 mmHg ( 21.1 °C)
InChI Key   BRLQWZUYTZBJKN-UHFFFAOYSA-N
assay   ≥99%
autoignition temp.   779 °F
expl. lim.   21 %
refractive index   n20/D 1.438 (lit.)
bp   115-117 °C (lit.)
mp   −57 °C (lit.)
density   1.183 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

Description

Application

Employed in the preparation of polyglycidyl ethers and as a cross-linking agent for polymers.

Used in the synthesis of a branched heptaglycerol dendrimer.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Signal word 
Danger
RIDADR 
UN 2023 3(6.1) / PGII
WGK Germany 
3
Flash Point(F) 
89.6 °F
Flash Point(C) 
32 °C

Documents

Certificate of Analysis (COA)

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Protocols & Articles
Peer-Reviewed Papers
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