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Acetyl Bromide for Synthesis

Also known as Ethanoyl bromide, Acetylbromide

H.S.Code 2915 9099 CAS No. 506-96-7
Molecular Formula CH3COBr Molecular Weight 122.95
Physical State Liquid Refractive index 1.45
Odour Sharp unpleasant odor Solubility in water Soluble
Density 1.663 Flash point 110 °C
pH value Melting Point −96 °C

About Acetyl Bromide

Acetyl Bromide is an acid halide, which hydrolyzes rapidly in water, forming acetic acid and hydrobromic acid. It is prepared from phosphorus tribromide and glacial acetic acid or acetic anhydride. Acetyl bromide can be used in the total synthesis of cinchona alkaloids named quinidine and quinine. It is used Organic synthesis and dye manufacture.

Acetyl Bromide Molecular Image

Acetyl Bromide Specifications

Packaging 250ml, 500ml, 2.5litre
Form Liquid
Colour Colourless
Hazard Class
Storage Store in tightly closed containers in a cool, well-ventilated area away from SUNLIGHT and MOISTURE
Shelf Life 60 Months
Acetyl Bromide Bottle

250 ml