ethylenoxidC2H4O

CAS-No.:
75-21-8
UN-No.:
1040
EC-No.:
200-849-9
Hazard identification number:
263
Warning sign:
  • 263
  • 1040
Hazard signs
GHS02
GHS04
GHS06
GHS08
Occupational exposure limit
BEK nr 670 af 31/05/2018 (Gældende) (DK)
  • TWA (ppm) 1
  • TWA (mg/m3) 1,8
  • H: 220
    Extremely flammable gas
  • H: 230
  • H: 280
    Contains gas under pressure; may explode if heated
  • H: 315
    Causes skin irritation
  • H: 319
    Causes serious eye irritation
  • H: 331
    Toxic if inhaled
  • H: 335
    May cause respiratory irritation
  • H: 340
    May cause genetic defects
  • H: 350
    May cause cancer. 
  • H: 372
    Causes damage to organs through prolonged or repeated exposure .
  • Melting point:
    -112.55 °C
  • Boiling Point:
    10.5 °C
  • Density (at 20 °C, if not notified otherwise):
    0,001965 (0°C) g/cm3
  • Ionization:
    10.56 ± 0.01 eV
  • Flash Point:
    -57 °C
  • Ignition Temperature:
    435 °C
  • Vapour Pressure (at 20 °C, if not notified otherwise):
    1451 hPa
  • Lower Explosive Limit:
    2,6 Vol.-%
  • Upper Explosive Limit:
    100 Vol.-%
  • Hazardous Effects:
    C,M,R,ED
Important to know:
Substance included in the Community Rolling Action Plan (CoRAP).
diamond 4 3 4
Details
Diamond-Red4Flammability: Easily flammable 
Diamond-Yellow3Instability: Explosion risk when heated 
Diamond-Blue4Health: Extremely dangerous 
DG-EA:2PE
Also known as:
  • 1,2-Epoxy ethane
  • Dimethylene oxide
  • Ethylene oxide
  • H2C-O-CH2
  • Oxirane

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