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BETA-BUTYROLACTONE

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BETA-BUTYROLACTONE Basic information
BETA-BUTYROLACTONE Chemical Properties
  • Melting point:−43.5 °C(lit.)
  • Boiling point:71-73 °C29 mm Hg(lit.)
  • Density 1.056 g/mL at 25 °C(lit.)
  • refractive index n20/D 1.411(lit.)
  • Flash point:140 °F
  • form neat
  • Stability:Stable. Incompatible with strong bases, strong oxidizing agents. Flammable.
  • CAS DataBase Reference3068-88-0(CAS DataBase Reference)
Safety Information
  • Hazard Codes Xn
  • Risk Statements 36/38-40
  • Safety Statements 26-36
  • RIDADR UN 1993 3/PG 3
  • WGK Germany 3
  • RTECS RQ8050000
  • HazardClass 3.2
  • PackingGroup III
MSDS
BETA-BUTYROLACTONE Usage And Synthesis
  • Chemical Propertiescolourless liquid
  • Usesβ-Butyrolactone was used in the preparation of (3- O -[oligo-(3-hydroxybutyrate ester)] fluorescein, fluorescein derivative of poly(3-hydroxybutyrate) via anionic polymerization.
  • General DescriptionClear colorless liquid with an acetone-like odor.
  • Air & Water ReactionsHighly flammable. Water soluble
  • Reactivity ProfileBETA-BUTYROLACTONE is incompatible with strong oxidizers and strong bases. BETA-BUTYROLACTONE is hydrolyzed by water and aqueous alkali.
  • HazardPossible carcinogen, neoplastigen; tumori- genmutagen, irritant, slightly toxic.
  • Fire HazardBETA-BUTYROLACTONE is combustible.
  • Safety ProfileSuspected carcinogen with experimental carcinogenic, neoplastigenic, and tumorigenic data. Mildly toxic by ingestion. A moderate skin irritant. Mutation data reported. When heated to
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