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CAS 60-24-2
Purity 98.0%
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You're reviewing:2-Mercaptoethanol
Catalogue Number 003836
Product Name 2-Mercaptoethanol
CAS 60-24-2
MDL MFCD00004890
Canonical Smile OCCS
Concept Group [Aliphatic alcohol, Aliphatic thiol]
Purity 98.0%
State Liquid
Appearance Clear Liquid
Odour stench
Boiling Range 157°C
Flash Point 74°C
Relative Density 1.114g/cm3 at 25°C
Solubility in Water
Other Information No additional information available
Classification Acute Tox. 3
Acute Tox. 2
Skin Irrit. 2
Skin Sens. 1
Eye Dam. 1
Repr. 2
Aquatic Chronic 1
Signal Word Danger
Hazards H301 Toxic if swallowed.
H310 Fatal in contact with skin.
H315 Causes skin irritation.
H317 May cause an allergic skin reaction.
H318 Causes serious eye damage.
H331 Toxic if inhaled.
H361f Suspected of damaging fertility.
H373 May cause damage to organs through prolonged or repeated exposure.
H410 Very toxic to aquatic life with long lasting effects.
Precautions P260 Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray.
P261 Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray.
P262 Do not get in eyes, on skin, or on clothing.
P264 Wash hands thoroughly after handling.
P270 Do not eat, drink or smoke when using this product.
P271 Use only outdoors or in a well-ventilated area.
P272 Contaminated work clothing should not be allowed out of the workplace.
P273 Avoid release to the environment.
P280 Wear face protection.
P301+P310 IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER/doctor.
P302+P352 IF ON SKIN: Wash with plenty of water.
P304+P340 IF INHALED: Remove person to fresh air and keep comfortable for breathing.
P305+P351+P338 IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
P310 Immediately call a POISON CENTER/doctor.
P311 Call a POISON CENTER/doctor.
P314 Get medical advice/attention if you feel unwell.
P321 Specific treatment.
P330 Rinse mouth.
P333+P313 If skin irritation or rash occurs: Get medical advice/attention.
P361+P364 Take off immediately all contaminated clothing and wash it before reuse.
P362+P364 Take off contaminated clothing and wash it before reuse.
P391 Collect spillage.
P403+P233 Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep container tightly closed.
P405 Store locked up.
IATA UN Number:2966
Proper Shipping Name:THIOGLYCOL
Packing Group:II
Hazard Class:6.1
ADR UN Number:2966
Proper Shipping Name:THIOGLYCOL
Packing Group:II
Hazard Class:6.1
IMDG UN Number:2966
Proper Shipping Name:THIOGLYCOL
Packing Group:II
Hazard Class:6.1
Sub Class:-
Special Provisions:-
IBC Instructions:IBC02
Tank Instructions:T7
Tank Provisions:TP2
Regulatory Information As far as Fluorochem is aware, there are no further regulations controlling this product.