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1.07017

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Ethanol absolute

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for analysis EMPARTA® ACS

Synonym(s):
Ethanol, Ethyl alcohol, EtOH, Ethyl alcohol
Linear Formula:
CH3CH2OH
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
46.07
Beilstein:
1718733
MDL number:
EC Index Number:
200-578-6

Quality Level

grade

ACS reagent
absolute

vapor density

1.59 (vs air)

vapor pressure

44.6 mmHg ( 20 °C)
59 hPa ( 20 °C)

product line

EMPARTA®

assay

≥99.5% (GC)

form

liquid

autoignition temp.

683 °F

potency

6200 mg/kg LD50, oral (Rat)

expl. lim.

19 %, 60 °F

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impurities

≤0.0002% Substances reducing potassium permanganate (as O)
≤0.0002 meq/g Titrable base
≤0.0005 meq/g Titrable acid
≤0.001% Acetone (GC)
≤0.01% 2-Propanol (GC)
≤0.1% Methanol (GC)

evapn. residue

≤0.001%

color

APHA: ≤10

refractive index

n20/D 1.3600 (lit.)

pH

7.0 (20 °C, 10 g/L in H2O)

bp

78 °C (lit.)

mp

−114 °C (lit.)

transition temp

flash point 12 °C

density

0.789 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

greener alternative category

Aligned

storage temp.

2-30°C

SMILES string

CCO

InChI

1S/C2H6O/c1-2-3/h3H,2H2,1H3

InChI key

LFQSCWFLJHTTHZ-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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General description

EMD Millipore offers EMPARTA grade solvents for routine tasks in analytical laboratories. EMPARTA grade solvents offer fewer test parameters than EMSURE, yet are still of high quality. EMPARTA solvents meet ACS requirements, making them ideal for a wide range of analytical applications.

Analysis Note

Purity (GC): ≥ 99.5 %
Identity (IR): conforms
Color: ≤ 10 Hazen
Solubility in water: conforms
Titrable acid: ≤ 0.0005 meq/g
Titrable base: ≤ 0.0002 meq/g
Acetone (GC): ≤ 0.001 %
Methanol (GC): ≤ 0.1 %
2-Propanol (GC): ≤ 0.01 %
Acetone, Isopropyl Alcohol (ACS): conforms
Substances reducing potassium permanganate (as O): ≤ 0.0002 %
Substances reducing permanganate (ACS): conforms
Readily carbonizable substances: conforms
Evaporation residue: ≤ 0.001 %
Water: ≤ 0.2 %

Footnote

1Distribution and use of ethyl alcohol in Switzerland require a license from the Swiss Federal Alcohol Administration

Legal Information

EMPARTA is a registered trademark of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany

Pictograms

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Signal Word

Danger

Hazard Statements

Hazard Classifications

Eye Irrit. 2 - Flam. Liq. 2

Storage Class Code

3 - Flammable liquids

WGK

WGK 1

Flash Point(F)

55.4 °F

Flash Point(C)

13 °C

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