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CAS 5408-86-6
EINECS(EC#) 226-476-1
Molecular Formula C4H8Br2
MDL Number MFCD00000146
Molecular Weight 215.91
MOL File 5408-86-6.mol

Chemical Properties

Appearance colourless liquid
Melting point  -24°C
Boiling point  103-108 °C160 mm Hg(lit.)
density  1.756 g/mL at 25 °C(lit.)
refractive index  n20/D 1.5126(lit.)
Fp  >230 °F
Specific Gravity 1.756
Stability: Stable. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents. Combustible.
BRN  1718916
CAS DataBase Reference 5408-86-6(CAS DataBase Reference)
EPA Substance Registry System Butane, 2,3-dibromo- (5408-86-6)

Safety Data

Hazard Codes  Xn,Xi
Risk Statements 
R20/21/22:Harmful by inhalation, in contact with skin and if swallowed .
R36/37/38:Irritating to eyes, respiratory system and skin .
Safety Statements 
S26:In case of contact with eyes, rinse immediately with plenty of water and seek medical advice .
S37/39:Wear suitable gloves and eye/face protection .
RIDADR  2810
WGK Germany  3
HazardClass  6.1(b)
PackingGroup  III

Hazard Information