EpichlorohydrinEpichlorohydrin (C3H5ClO) is a highly reactive colorless liquid used in the production of glycerol, plastics, expoxy glues, and elastomers. Because it is flammable, we recommend a safe chemical storage building that meets specific regulations for storing Epichlorohydrin. Please review our fire rated products: Caustic Storages Storage, FIRELoc, SUPERLoc
Epichlorohydrin Storing Details
- Flammable Details: Flash point at 93°F
- Storage Details: Keep separated from incompatible substances, such as oxidizers. Store and handle in accordance with all current regulations and standards. Requires compliant flammable storage container.
- Compatible Details: Incompatible with strong acids, strong bases, strong oxidizing agents, metal salts, amines, aluminium, and chlorine.
- Description: Epichlorohydrin is an organochlorine compound and an epoxide. It is a colorless liquid with a pungent, garlic-like odor, moderately soluble in water, but miscible with most polar organic solvents.
- Classification: CLASS 6.1
- Brand Name: n/a
|Formula||Density||Boiling Point;||IUPAC ID||Molar Mass||Soluble In||Melting Point|
|C3H5ClO||1.18 g/cm³||244.2°F (117.9°C)||chloromethyloxirane||92.52 g/mol||n/a||-14.08°F (-25.6°C)|