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LC3689 Methyl chloroacetate

for synthesis


Order number Packaging Quantity Price €
AC30689 Glass bottle 100 ml 11.88
AC30689 Glass bottle 1 L 23.40


Product information
Synonyms Chloroacetic acid methyl ester
Hill Formula C3H5ClO2
Chemical formula ClCH2COOCH3
HS Code 2915 40 00
EC number 202-501-1
Molar mass 108.53 g/mol
Storage Store below +15°C.
EC index number 607-205-00-X
CAS number 96-34-4


Chemical and physical data
Ignition temperature 465 °C
Solubility 51.6 g/l (20 °C) (slow decomposition)
Melting point -33 °C
Molar mass 108.53 g/mol
Density 1.24 g/cm3 (20 °C)
pH value 4.6 (28 g/l, H2O, 20 °C)
Boiling point 130 – 132 °C (1013 hPa)
Vapor pressure 6.9 hPa (20 °C)
Explosion limit 4.6 – 18.5 %(V)
Flash point 48 °C
Refractive index 1.422 (20 °C, 589 nm)
Evaporation number 0.35


Safety information according to GHS
Hazard Statement(s) H226: Flammable liquid and vapour.
H331: Toxic if inhaled.
H301: Toxic if swallowed.
H335: May cause respiratory irritation.
H315: Causes skin irritation.
H318: Causes serious eye damage.
Precautionary Statement(s) P304 + P340: IF INHALED: Remove victim to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
P302 + P352: IF ON SKIN: Wash with plenty of soap and water.
P305 + P351 + P338: IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Signal Word Danger
Hazard Pictogram(s)

Storage class 3 Flammable Liquids
WGK WGK 2 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).


Safety information
R Phrase R 10-23/25-37/38-41
Flammable.Toxic by inhalation and if swallowed.Irritating to respiratory system and skin.Risk of serious damage to eyes.
S Phrase S 26-37/39-45
In case of contact with eyes, rinse immediately with plenty of water and seek medical advice.Wear suitable gloves and eye/face protection.In case of accident or if you feel unwell, seek medical advice immediately (show the label where possible).
Categories of danger flammable, toxic, irritant
Hazard Symbol Toxic


Transport information
Declaration (transport by sea) IMDG-Code UN 2295 METHYL CHLOROACETATE, 6.1 (3), I
Declaration (transport by air) IATA-DGR UN 2295 METHYL CHLOROACETATE, 6.1 (3),


Toxicological data
LD 50 oral LD50 rat 107 mg/kg
LD 50 dermal LD50 rat 137 mg/kg


Assay (GC, area%) ≥ 99 %
Density (d 20 °C/ 4 °C) 1.234 – 1.236
Identity (IR) passes test


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