Hazard identification number:26
Warning sign
  • 26
  • 1062
Hazard signs
Occupational exposure limit
  • TWA (ppm) 5
  • TWA (mg/m3) 20
  • H: 280
    Contains gas under pressure; may explode if heated
  • H: 301
    Toxic if swallowed
  • H: 315
    Causes skin irritation
  • H: 319
    Causes serious eye irritation
  • H: 330
    Fatal if inhaled.
  • H: 335
    May cause respiratory irritation
  • H: 341
    Suspected of causing genetic defects.
  • H: 373
    May cause damage to organs through prolonged or repeated exposure .
  • H: 400
    Very toxic to aquatic life
  • H: 420
    Harms public health and the environment by destroying ozone in the upper atmosphere
Melting point:-93.66 °C
Boiling Point:4 °C
Density (at 20 °C, if not notified otherwise):0,0039739 (0°C) g/cm3
Ionization:10.541 ± 0.003 eV
Flash Point:194 °C
Ignition Temperature:535 °C
Vapour Pressure (at 20 °C, if not notified otherwise):1890 hPa
Lower Explosive Limit:8,6 Vol.-%
Upper Explosive Limit:20 Vol.-%
Hazardous Effects:M


Diamond-Red1Flammability: Flammable when heated 
Diamond-Yellow0Instability: No danger for normal conditions 
Diamond-WhiteSpecial: Water suitable as an extinguishing agent 
Diamond-Blue3Health: Very dangerous 
Also known as:
  • Bromomethane
  • Methyl bromide
  • Monobromomethane

Suitable products for brommethan CH3Br

Whether portable gas detectors, gas detection tubes or personal protective equipment - Dräger offers a comprehensive portfolio to protect you when handling hazardous substances.

Portable Gas Detectors and Sensors

Multi-gas detector

Dräger X-am® 8000

  • Multi-gas detector
  • ​1- to 7 gas detection device
  • for clearance measurement
  • detection of toxic and combustible gases as well as vapours and oxygen
Multigas detector

Dräger X-pid® 9000/9500

  • Multigas detector
  • ​Selective VOC gas detection
  • For frequent testing of toxic & carcinogenic substances
  • Laboratory quality results in very low concentrations
  • Benzene measurement starting from 50 ...
PID sensor

PID sensors

  • PID sensor
  • ​detection of volatile organic compounds in low concentrations
  • compatible with: X-am 7000 and X-am 8000 – selective benzene measurement with pre-tubes possible
  • measuring range: in ppm ...

Gas Detection Tubes

Short-term Tubes

Dräger Short-term Tubes

  • Short-term Tubes
  • ​results are directly shown at the end of the measurement process
  • spot measurement for more than 500 different gases 
  • short measurement time: between 5 seconds to 15 ...
​Dräger Simultaneous Test Set

Dräger simultaneous test sets

  • ​Dräger Simultaneous Test Set
  • Parallel measurement of five gases
  • Air is simultaneously drawn with Dräger-Tube pump
  • For different combinations of organic and inorganic gases
  • Several different ...
Automatic tube pump

Dräger X-act® 5000 Basic

  • Automatic tube pump
  • ideal for a high number of strokes
  • display for clear readability of results
  • can be used in explosive areas
Manual tube pump

Dräger accuro

  • Manual tube pump
  • for spot measurements with a limited number of strokes
  • integrated stroke counter for safe control
  • easy to operate with one hand
  • can be used in explosive areas 


Respirator filter Rd40

Dräger X-plore® Rd40

  • Respirator filter Rd40
  • ​standard thread connection Rd40 according to EN 148-1
  • robust aluminium housing
  • to be used with half and full face masks with standard thread connection Rd40 according to EN ...


Single-filter full-face mask

Dräger X-plore® 6300

  • Single-filter full-face mask
  • ​standard thread connection Rd40 according to EN 148-1
  • EPDM mask body, visor made of PMMA
  • to be used with all filters with standard thread connection Rd40
Single-filter half-face mask

Dräger X-plore® 4700

  • Single-filter half-face mask
  • ​standard thread connection Rd40 according to EN 148-1
  • mask body made from TPE (universal size) or silicone (two sizes)
  • to be used with all filters with standard thread ...
Single-filter full-face mask

Dräger Panorama® Nova

  • Single-filter full-face mask
  • ​different thread connections: RA thread connection Rd40, PE thread connection M45x3, ESA plug-in connector, P Dräger plug-in connection
  • EPDM or silicone mask body, ...
Single-filter full-face mask

Dräger X-plore® 6530

  • Single-filter full-face mask
  • ​standard thread connection Rd40 according to EN 148-1
  • EPDM mask body, visor made of triplex or PC
  • to be used with all filters with standard thread connection ...

Protective Suits

Gas-tight suit

Dräger WorkMaster Industry

  • Gas-tight suit
  • SCBA worn over the protective suit
  • four suit sizes (M-XXL)
  • zipper on the back
  • suit material Symex, reusable

Gas-tight suit

Dräger CPS 7900

  • Gas-tight suit
  • ​SCBA worn inside the protective suit 
  • five suit sizes (S-XXL)
  • side zipper
  • suit material D-mex, reusable 

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