Methyl tridecanoate

  • Tridecanoic acid methyl ester
  • Methyl n-tridecanoate
Formula
C14H28O2
Structure

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
1731-88-0
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
217-054-8
23 24/25
RTECS
YD3950000
RTECS class
Other
Beilstein/Gmelin
1769695
Beilstein Reference
4-02-00-01118
Canada DSL/NDSL
NDSL
US TSCA
Listed
New Zealand
Listed
Japan ENCS (MITI)
Listed
Korea ECL
Listed

Properties.
Formula
C14H28O2
Formula mass
228.42
Melting point, °C
5.5
Boiling point, °C
290
Vapor pressure, mmHg
0.002 (25 C)
Density
0.864 g/mL (25 C)
Solubility in water
Insoluble
Refractive index
1.435 (20 C)
Heat of vaporization
52.9 kJ/mol

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Keep tightly closed. Store in a cool dry place. Store at -20 C
Protection
Compatible chemical-resistant gloves. Chemical safety goggles.
Respirators
Government approved respirator.
Small spills/leaks
Absorb on sand or vermiculite and place in closed containers for disposal. Ventilate area and wash spill site after material pickup is complete.
Disposal code
1
Stability
Stable at normal temperatures and pressures. Protect from heat. Protect from light.
Incompatibilities
Strong oxidizing agents.
Decomposition
Carbon monoxide, Carbon dioxide.

Fire.
Flash Point,°C
123
Fire fighting
Extinguish using Water spray. Carbon dioxide, dry chemical powder, or appropriate foam. Wear self-contained breathing apparatus and protective clothing to prevent contact with skin and eyes.

Health.
Exposure effects
   Skin
May cause skin irritation.
   Eyes
May cause eye irritation.

First aid
 
   Ingestion
If swallowed, wash out mouth with water provided person is conscious. Call a physician.
   Inhalation
If inhaled, remove to fresh air. If not breathing give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen.
   Skin
In case of contact, immediately wash skin with soap and copious amounts of water.
   Eyes
In case of contact, immediately flush eyes with copious amounts of water for at least 15 minutes.

Transport.
HS Code
2915 90 80