Industrial-grade Methyl Chloride

GOST 12794-80 with rev. 1, 2

CHEMICAL FORMULA: CH3Cl

MOLECULAR WEIGHT: 50.49

APPEARANCE:

Transparent colorless liquid.

SPECIFICATIONS:
INDICATOR NAME
VALUE
FIRST GRADE
SECOND GRADE
Non-volatile residue content, wt%, max.
0.010
0.02
рН of aqueous solution
3.5-7.0
3.5-7.0
Content of methanol and carbonyl compounds
PASS
PASS
Water content, wt%, max.
0.008
0.02
Dimethyl ether content, vol%, max.
0.001
0.001
Carbon dioxide content, wt%, max.
0.0005
0.005
Content of organophosphorus compounds expressed as phosphorus, wt%, max.
0.00002
0.0003
USES:

In the production of organosilicon compounds, butyl rubber and other chemical products. It can also be used as a solvent of grease, oils and resins. PACKAGING:

Special rail tank cars designed for liquefied gas transportation and cylinders of 20–40 dm3. The maximum permissible load is 0.75 kg of methyl chloride per liter of capacity.

TRANSPORTATION AND STORAGE:

Transportation by special rail tank cars designed to transport liquefied gases. Cylinders should be transported only by trucks in conformity with the dangerous goods shipping regulations established for this means of transportation. Store in covered warehouses meeting the requirements of the regulations for warehouses with toxic and combustible liquefied gases. Guaranteed shelf life is two months from the date of manufacture.

SPECIAL PROPERTIES:

Combustible gas, forms explosive mixtures with air; flammability limits of vapours in air: lower limit – 5.6%, upper limit – 35%. Belongs to hazard class 2. Produces narcotic effect, irritates skin, mucous membranes of eyes and respiratory tract. Affects the nervous and cardiovascular systems.

ADDITIONAL DOCUMENTATION:
PDF - Safety Data Sheet Safety Data Sheet

CONTACTS:
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PDF - Specifications Specifications in PDF version