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100967  Ethanol 96%
suitable for use as excipient EMPROVE® exp Ph Eur,JP,USP

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23 April 2014

Product number Packaging Qty/Pk Quantity Price
1009672500  Glass bottle   2.5 l  loading
1009676010  Drum stainl. st.   10 l  loading
1009676025  Drum stainl. st.   25 l  loading
1009676190  Drum stainl. st.   190 l  loading
1009679180  Barrel PE/met   180 l  loading
1009679950  Plastic IBC   950 l  loading
Prices are subject to change without notice.
Product information
Grade Ph Eur,JP,USP
Synonyms Ethyl alcohol, EtOH
Hill Formula C2H6O
Chemical formula C2H5OH
HS Code 2207 10 00
EC number 200-578-6
Molar mass 46.07 g/mol
EC index number 603-002-00-5
CAS number 64-17-5
Chemical and physical data
Ignition temperature 425 °C
Solubility (20 °C) soluble
Melting point -117 °C
Molar mass 46.07 g/mol
Density 0.805 - 0.812 g/cm3 (20 °C)
pH value 7.0 (10 g/l, H2O, 20 °C)
Boiling point 78 °C (1013 hPa)
Vapor pressure 59 hPa (20 °C)
Explosion limit 3.5 - 15 %(V)
Flash point 17 °C
Safety information according to GHS
Hazard Statement(s) H225: Highly flammable liquid and vapour.
Precautionary Statement(s) P210: Keep away from heat, hot surfaces, sparks, open flames and other ignition sources. No smoking.
P403 + P235: Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep cool.
Signal Word Danger
Hazard Pictogram(s)
RTECS KQ6300000
Storage class 3 Flammable liquids
WGK WGK 1 slightly water endangering
Disposal 1
Strongly contaminated halogen-free organic solvents: container A.
Safety information
R Phrase R 11
Highly flammable.
S Phrase S 7-16
Keep container tightly closed.Keep away from sources of ignition - No smoking.
Categories of danger highly flammable
Hazard Symbol
Transport information
Declaration (railroad and road) ADR, RID UN 1170 Ethanol, 3, II
Declaration (transport by sea) IMDG-Code UN 1170 ETHANOL, 3, II
Declaration (transport by air) IATA-DGR UN 1170 ETHANOL, 3, II
Toxicological data
LD 50 oral LD50 rat 6200 mg/kg

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