Ethyl EtherEthyl Ether ((C2H5)2O) is a clear colorless liquid, extremely flammable. Because it is flammable, we recommend a safe chemical storage building that meets specific regulations for storing Ethyl Ether. Please review our fire rated products: SUPERLoc, FIRELoc
Ethyl Ether Storing Details
- Flammable Details: Flash point of -49°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: zinc, halogens, halogen-halogen compounds, nonmetals, nonmetallic oxyhalides, strong oxidizing agents, chromyl chloride, turpentine oils, turps substitutes, nitrates, metallic chlorides.
- Description: Diethyl ether, also known as ethyl ether, simply ether, or ethoxyethane, is an organic compound in the ether class with the formula (C2H5)2O. It is a colorless, highly volatile flammable liquid.
- Classification: CLASS 3
- Brand Name: n/a
Ethyl Ether Properties
|Formula||Density||Boiling Point;||IUPAC ID||Molar Mass||Soluble In||Melting Point|
|(C2H5)2O||713.40 kg/m³||94.28°F (34.6°C)||Ethoxyethane||74.12 g/mol||Acetone, partly soluble in cold water.||-177.3°F (-116.3°C)|