2-Methoxyethanol


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CAS 109-86-4 - 2-Methoxyethanol

Analyte:  2-Methoxyethanol

Alternate Name:  Ethylene Glycol Methyl Ether (EGME)

Abbreviation:  2MXETOH

CAS Number or ID:  109-86-4

Department:  Organics

EC Number (EINECS):  109-86-4

Synonyms:  «beta»-Methoxyethanol;Dowanol EM;Ethylene glycol monomethyl ether;Methoxyethanol;Methyl cellosolve;Monomethyl glycol;MECS;Poly-Solv EM;1-Hydroxy-2-methoxyethane;2-Methoxy-1-ethanol;2-Methoxyethanol;HOCH2CH2OCH3;2-Hydroxyethyl methyl ether;Aethylenglykol-monomethylaether;Ether monomethylique de l'ethylene-glycol;Ethylene glycol methyl ether;Glycol monomethyl ether;Glycolmethyl ether;Methoxyhydroxyethane;Methyl glycol;Methyl oxitol;Meth

Use:  Ingredient in

Chemical Formula:  C3H8O2

Apearance:  colourless liquid

Melting Point:  -85 C

Boiling Point:  124.6 C

Vapor Density:  2.6

Vapor Pressure:  6.2 mm Hg at 20 C

Flash Point:  38 C

Explosion Limits:  1.8 - 20 %

Auto Ignition:  285 C

Stability:  Stable, but contact with air may lead to the formation of explosive peroxides. A peroxide test should be carried out before this material is used if it has been exposed to air for some time, especially if it is to be purified by distillation. Contact with strong oxidizing agents may cause fire or explosion. Incompatible with strong bases, acAnalytical testing dots

Laboratory tests that may be available by ALS - Columbia for 2-Methoxyethanol (CAS # 109-86-4):

EPA MethodTest NameMatrixMRLInstrument
EPA 8015BAlcohols using GC/FIDLiquid1000 GC
EPA 8015BNonhalogenated Semi Volatile Organics by GCLiquid1 GC
EPA 8015BNonhalogenated Semi Volatile Organics by GCLiquid1000 GC
EPA 8015BNonhalogenated Semi Volatile Organics by GCNonAq Liquid10 GC
EPA 8015BNonhalogenated Semi Volatile Organics by GCNonAq Liquid10000 GC
EPA 8015BNonhalogenated Semi Volatile Organics by GCNonAq Liquid50000 GC

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