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Diethyl ether 5 Litre

Also known as Ethyl ether, Ethoxyethane, Ethyl oxide

H.S.Code 29091100 CAS No. 60-29-7
Molecular Formula C4H10O Molecular Weight 74.123
Physical State Liquid Refractive index 1.353
Odour Rum-like Solubility in water Slightly soluble in water
Density 0.7134 g/cm3 Flash point -45 °C
pH value Melting Point −116.3 °C

About Diethyl ether

Diethyl ether is an organic compound in the ether class with the formula (C2H5)2O. It appears as a clear colorless liquid which has sweet-smelling odor. Diethyl ether is produced as a byproduct of the vapor-phase hydration of ethylene to make ethanol.

Diethyl ether (CAS 60-29-7) is used as a solvent in the manufacture of synthetic dyes and plastics. It is used as a solvent in the production of cellulose plastics such as cellulose acetate. It is used as a starting fluid, in combination with petroleum distillates for gasoline and Diesel engines.

Diethyl ether Molecular Image

Diethyl ether Specifications

Packaging 5 litre
Form Liquid
Colour Colourless
Grade Commercial
Hazard Class
Storage Store Diethyl ether in a cool, dry place. Keep away from sources of ignition.
Shelf Life 18 Months
Diethyl ether 5 Ltr Can

5 Litre