Ethylene glycol monomethyl ether (2-methoxyethanol) - CAS # 109-86-4

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CAS 109-86-4 - 2-Methoxyethanol

Chemical Name:  Ethylene glycol monomethyl ether (2-methoxyethanol)

Chemical Formula:  C3H8O2

CAS Number:  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

Appearance:  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, ac

Molecular Weight:  76.0944

Alternate Names:  2-Methoxyethanol | Ethylene Glycol Methyl Ether (EGME) | 2MXETOH

Department:  Organics

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Related Analytes (Ethylene glycol monomethyl ether (2-methoxyethanol)):
Methenamine (hexamethylenetetramine)    4,4'-Methylenebis(2-chloroaniline)    Dinitrosopentamethylenetetramine    4-bromophenyl phenyl ether    4,4'-methylenebis(N,N-dimethylaniline)    Diphenyl ether    Diglycidyl resorcinol ether    Benzyl ether    Ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid tetrasodium salt hydrate    Diethylene glycol monophenyl ether   

The chemical "Ethylene glycol monomethyl ether" is listed on California's Proposition 65 list: 109-86-4   

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