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1,2-Dichloroethene (trans)C2H2Cl2

Hazard identification number:33
Warning sign
  • 33
  • 1150
Hazard signs
Occupational exposure limit
  • TWA (ppm) 200
  • TWA (mg/m3) 793
  • H: 225
    Highly flammable liquid and vapour
  • H: 319
    Causes serious eye irritation
  • H: 332
    Harmful if inhaled
  • H: 336
    May cause drowsiness or dizziness
  • H: 412
    Harmful to aquatic life with long lasting
Melting point:-58 °F
Boiling Point:118.4 °F
Density (at 20 °C, if not notified otherwise):1,26 g/cm3
Ionization:9.64 ± 0.02 eV
Flash Point:21.2 °F
Ignition Temperature:824 °F
Vapour Pressure (at 20 °C, if not notified otherwise):361 (20°C) hPa
Lower Explosive Limit:6,1 Vol.-%
Upper Explosive Limit:12,8 Vol.-%
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Diamond-Red3Flammability: Flammable with normal temperature 
Diamond-Yellow2Instability: Strong chemical reactions 
Diamond-Blue2Health: Dangerous 
Also known as:
  • (E)-1,2-dichloroethene
  • 1,2-dichloroethene
  • trans-dichloroethylene

Suitable products for 1,2-Dichloroethene (trans) C2H2Cl2

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Portable Gas Detectors and Sensors

Multigas detector

Dräger X-pid® 9500

  • Multigas detector
  • ​​Selective VOC gas detection
  • For frequent testing of toxic & carcinogenic substances
  • Laboratory quality results in very low concentrations
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Gas Detection Tubes

Sampling tubes

Dräger sampling tubes and systems

  • Sampling tubes
  • ​analysis of the sample in a laboratory
  • measurement of complex compounds and mixtures of substances possible 
  • detection of low concentrations possible 
Automatic tube pump

Dräger X-act® 5000 Basic

  • Automatic tube pump
  • ideal for a high number of strokes
  • can be used in explosive areas
  • highly visible end of measurement indicator
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 

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