Butyl iodide

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Butyl iodide[1]
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Ball and stick model of butyl iodide Butyl iodide
Identifiers
CAS number 542-69-8 YesY
PubChem 10962
ChemSpider 10497 YesY
EC number 208-824-4
UN number 1993
MeSH 1-iodobutane
RTECS number EK4400000
Beilstein Reference 1420755
Jmol-3D images Image 1
Properties
Molecular formula C4H9I
Molar mass 184.02 g mol−1
Appearance Colourless liquid
Density 1.617 g mL−1
Melting point −103.50 °C; −154.30 °F; 169.65 K
Boiling point 127 to 133 °C; 260 to 271 °F; 400 to 406 K
kH 630 nmol Pa−1 kg−1
Refractive index (nD) 1.4995
Hazards
GHS pictograms The flame pictogram in the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS) The skull-and-crossbones pictogram in the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS)
GHS signal word DANGER
GHS hazard statements H226, H331
GHS precautionary statements P261, P311
EU classification Harmful Xn
R-phrases R10, R20
S-phrases S16, S36
Flash point 33 °C (91 °F; 306 K)
Related compounds
Related alkanes
Related compounds Diiodohydroxypropane
Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
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Infobox references

Butyl iodide (1-iodobutane) is an organic compound which is an iodo derivative of butane. It is used as an alkylating agent.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Merck Index, 13th Edition, 1572.
  2. ^ "1-iodobutane - Compound Summary". PubChem Compound. USA: National Center for Biotechnology Information. 26 March 2005. Retrieved 4 March 2012.