Nonanoyl chloride

  • Nonanoic acid chloride
  • Pelargonoyl chloride
  • Pelargonyl chloride
  • Pelargonic acid chloride
Formula
CH3(CH2)7COCl
Structure
Description
Light yellow liquid

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
764-85-2
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
212-131-2
EC Class
corrosive
R 14 34 37
S 26 36/37/39 45
UN (DOT)
1760
Beilstein/Gmelin
1362621
Beilstein Reference
4-02-00-01023
Canada DSL/NDSL
NDSL
US TSCA
Listed
Austrailia AICS
Listed
New Zealand
Listed
Japan ENCS (MITI)
Listed

Properties.
Formula
C9H17ClO
Formula mass
176.69
Melting point, °C
-60.5
Boiling point, °C
108
Density
0.95901 g/cm3 (0 C)
Solubility in water
Reacts
Viscosity
1.91 cp (15 C)
Refractive index
1.44 (20 C)

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Keep away from sources of ignition. Store in a cool, dry place. Store in a tightly closed container. Corrosives area.
Handling
Do not breathe dust, vapor, mist, or gas. Do not get in eyes, on skin, or on clothing. Do not allow contact with water. Use only in a chemical fume hood.
Protection
Wear appropriate protective eyeglasses or chemical safety goggles, protective gloves and clothing to prevent exposure.
Respirators
Follow the OSHA respirator regulations found in 29CFR 1910.134 or European Standard EN 149. Always use a NIOSH or European Standard EN 149 approved respirator when necessary.
Small spills/leaks
Absorb spill with inert material, (e.g., dry sand or earth), then place into a chemical waste container.
Disposal code
11
Incompatibilities
Strong oxidizing agents, strong bases, alcohols.
Decomposition
Hydrogen chloride, phosgene, carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide.

Fire.
Flash Point,°C
99
Fire fighting
Wear approved SCBA in full pressure-demand and full protective gear. Will burn if involved in a fire. Water Reactive. Combustible Liquid. Use carbon dioxide or dry chemical. DO NOT USE WATER!

Health.
Exposure effects
   Ingestion
Causes gastrointestinal tract burns. May cause headache. May cause nausea and vomiting.
   Inhalation
Causes chemical burns to the respiratory tract. Inhalation may be fatal as a result of spasm, inflammation, edema of the larynx and bronchi, chemical pneumonitis and pulmonary edema.
   Skin
Causes skin burns.
   Eyes
Causes eye burns. Lachrymator.

First aid
 
   Ingestion
If victim is conscious and alert, give 2-4 cupfuls of milk or water. Do NOT induce vomiting and seek IMMEDIATE MEDICAL ADVICE.
   Inhalation
Get medical aid immediately. Remove from exposure to fresh air immediately. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen.
   Skin
Get medical aid immediately. Immediately flush skin with plenty of soap and water for at least 15 minutes while removing contaminated clothing and shoes.
   Eyes
Immediately flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes, occasionally lifting the upper and lower lids. Get medical aid immediately.

Transport.
UN number
1760
Response guide
Hazard class
8
Packing Group
I; II; III
 
HS Code
2915 90 80