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45340 Sigma-Aldrich

(±)-Epichlorohydrin

purum, ≥99% (GC)

Synonym: (±)-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 329756663

  •  NACRES NA.22

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Properties

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Quality Level   200
vapor density   3.2 (vs air)
vapor pressure   13.8 mmHg ( 21.1 °C)
grade   purum
assay   ≥99% (GC)
autoignition temp.   779 °F
expl. lim.   21 %
impurities   ≤0.1% water
color   APHA: ≤20
refractive index   n20/D 1.438 (lit.)
  n20/D 1.438
bp   115-117 °C (lit.)
mp   −57 °C (lit.)
density   1.183 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)
Featured Industry   Agriculture
Environmental
SMILES string   ClCC1CO1
InChI   1S/C3H5ClO/c4-1-3-2-5-3/h3H,1-2H2
InChI key   BRLQWZUYTZBJKN-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Description

General description

(±)-Epichlorohydrin is an organochlorine compound, used in the manufacturing of epoxy resins, plasticizers, dye stuffs, lubricants, pharmaceuticals, adhesives and oil emulsification products.

Packaging

1, 2.5 L in glass bottle

200, 400 L in Kilo-Lab™

500 mL in glass bottle

850 L in dbl-wall stainless steel tank

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Signal word 
Danger
RIDADR 
UN 2023 3(6.1) / PGII
WGK Germany 
WGK 3
Flash Point(F) 
82.4 °F
Flash Point(C) 
28 °C

Documents

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Protocols & Articles

Articles

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Peer-Reviewed Papers
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