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E26258 Sigma-Aldrich

Ethylene carbonate

98%

Synonym: 1,3-Dioxolan-2-one

  • CAS Number 96-49-1

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C3H4O3

  • Molecular Weight 88.06

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 106249

  •  EC Number 202-510-0

  •  MDL number MFCD00005382

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24894476

  •  NACRES NA.22

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Properties

Related Categories Alternative Energy, Building Blocks, Carbonates, Carbonyl Compounds, Chemical Synthesis,
Quality Level   200
vapor density   3.04 (vs air)
vapor pressure   0.02 mmHg ( 36.4 °C)
assay   98%
bp   243-244 °C/740 mmHg (lit.)
mp   35-38 °C (lit.)
density   1.321 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)
SMILES string   O=C1OCCO1
InChI   1S/C3H4O3/c4-3-5-1-2-6-3/h1-2H2
InChI key   KMTRUDSVKNLOMY-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Description

Application

Ethylene carbonate has been used:
• In the synthesis of aliphatic polyurethanes using diamines and diols.
• As a precursor for ring-opening polymerization using KOH as initiator.
• As a reactant in the preparation of dimethyl carbonate, glycerol carbonate by transesterification reaction.

Packaging

100, 500 g in poly bottle

3 kg in poly bottle

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
Signal word 
Warning
Hazard statements 
Target organs 
Kidney
Personal Protective Equipment 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
WGK 1
RTECS 
FF9550000
Flash Point(F) 
289.4 °F - closed cup
Flash Point(C) 
143 °C - closed cup

Documents

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Protocols & Articles

Articles

Complex Hydrides: A New Category of Solid-state Lithium Fast-ion Conductors

1Institute for Materials Research, Tohoku University Katahira 2-1-1, Sendai, 980-8577, Japan 2Graduate School of Engineering, Tohoku University Aramaki Aza Aoba 6-6-02, Sendai, 980-8579, Japan
Motoaki Matsuo,1 Hiroyuki Oguchi,1,2 Hideki Maekawa,2 Hitoshi Takamura,2Shin-ichi Orimo,1
Material Matters Volume 5 Article 4
Keywords: Calorimetry, Deposition, Diffraction, Diffusion, Melting, Nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy, Raman spectroscopy, Spectroscopy, Substitutions, X-Ray diffraction, transformation

Peer-Reviewed Papers
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