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LC1519 2-Bromoethanol
for synthesis


Order number Packaging Quantity Price €
AC28519 Glass bottle 100 ml 56.25
AC28519 Glass bottle 250 ml 112.50


Product information
Synonyms Ethylene bromohydrin
Hill Formula C2H5BrO
HS Code 2905 59 98
EC number 208-748-1
Molar mass 124.97 g/mol
CAS number 540-51-2


Chemical and physical data
Solubility (20 °C) soluble
Melting point -80 °C
Molar mass 124.97 g/mol
Density 1.76 g/cm3 (20 °C)
Boiling point 56 – 57 °C (27 hPa)
Vapor pressure 3.2 hPa (20 °C)
Flash point 40 °C
Refractive index 1.492 (20 °C, 589 nm)


Safety information
R Phrase R 10-36/37/38
Flammable.Irritating to eyes, respiratory system and skin.
S Phrase S 24-26
Avoid contact with skin.In case of contact with eyes, rinse immediately with plenty of water and seek medical advice.
Categories of danger flammable, irritant
Hazard Symbol

RTECS KJ8225000
Storage class 3 Flammable Liquids
WGK WGK 3 highly water endangering
Disposal 9
Carcinogenic compounds and flammable compounds labelled “Highly toxic” or “Toxic”: container F. Alkyl sulfates are carcinogenic; Take particular care to avoid inhalation and skin contact. To neutralize alkyl sulfates, add dropwise (from a dropping funnel) to concentrated ice-cool Ammonia solution (Cat.No. 105426) with vigorous stirring. Before placing in container D, check the pH with pH Universal indicator strips (Cat.No. 109535).


Transport information
Declaration (transport by sea) IMDG-Code UN 2929 TOXIC LIQUID, FLAMMABLE, ORGANIC, N.O.S.(2-BROMOETHANOL), 6.1 (3), II
Declaration (transport by air) IATA-DGR UN 2929 TOXIC LIQUID, FLAMMABLE, ORGANIC, N.O.S.(2-BROMOETHANOL), 6.1 (3), II


Assay (GC, area%) ≥ 97 %
Density (d 20 °C/ 4 °C) 1.760 – 1.763
Identity (IR) passes test



Hazard Symbol