Ethylene oxideC2H4O

Details
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
  • 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 (state route of exposure if it is conclusively proven that no other routes of exposure cause
    the hazard)
  • H: 350
    May cause cancer.
  • H: 372
    Causes damage to organs (state all organs affected, if known) through prolonged or repeated exposure (state route of exposure if it is conclusively
    proven that no other routes of exposure cause the hazard)
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).
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Diamond-Red4Flammability: Easily flammable 
Diamond-Yellow3Instability: Explosion risk when heated 
Diamond-Blue4Health: Extremely dangerous 
DG-EA:2PE
Also known as:
  • 1, 2- Epoxyethane 1,2 Epoxyethane 1,2-Epoxyethane CHINT: EO Cremophor polymer Dihydooxirene Dihydrooxirene Dihydroxooxirene Dimethylene oxide DOW Ethylene Oxide EO Epoxyethane Ethene Oxide Ethleneoxy (6Cl) ETHYLENE OXIDE Ethylene Oxide (8CI) Ethylene
  • 1,2-Epoxy ethane
  • 29.11.2010
  • Dimethylene oxide
  • EO
  • EO as monomer for Victawet 12
  • ethene oxide
  • ethene oxide ethylene Ethylene Oxide Ethylene oxide (EO) Ethylene Oxide based Polymers Ethylene oxide monomer Ethylene oxide or oxirane Ethylene Oxide with nitrogen ethylene oxide, EO Ethylene_oxide Ethylenoxid Oxirane Oxirane / ethylene oxide
  • Ethylene oxide
  • H2C-O-CH2
  • Oxirane

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