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289116 Sigma-Aldrich

Carbon tetrachloride

anhydrous, ≥99.5%

Synonym: Tetrachloromethane

  • CAS Number 56-23-5

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) CCl4

  • Molecular Weight 153.82

  •  Beilstein Registry Number 1098295

  •  EC Number 200-262-8

  •  MDL number MFCD00000785

  •  PubChem Substance ID 57648334

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Properties

Related Categories Alphabetical Listings, Anhydrous Solvents, C, C-X Bond Formation (Halogen), Chemical Synthesis,
grade   anhydrous
vapor density   5.32 (vs air)
vapor pressure   143 mmHg ( 30 °C)
  91 mmHg ( 20 °C)
InChI Key   VZGDMQKNWNREIO-UHFFFAOYSA-N
assay   ≥99.5%
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.)

Description

Packaging

1, 2, 4×2 L in Sure/Seal™

100, 12×100 mL in Sure/Seal™

Application

Carbon tetrachloride has been used in the carbon tetrachloride induced mouse model to study liver injury and regeneration.

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Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
Signal word 
Danger
RIDADR 
UN 1846 6.1 / PGII
WGK Germany 
3
RTECS 
FG4900000

Documents

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Certificate of Origin

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