Triisobutyl vanadate

  • Tris(isobutyl) vanadate
  • Triisobutyl vanadate
  • Vanadic acid, triisobutyl ester
  • Isobutyl orthovanadate
  • Triisobutoxyoxovanadium
  • Vanadium, tris(2-methyl-1-propanolato)oxo-, (T-4)-
Formula
C12H27VO4
Structure
Description
A pale yellow liquid with an alcohol-like odor.
Uses
Used to make other chemicals.

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
19120-62-8
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
242-825-0
RTECS
YW1115000
RTECS class
Primary Irritant
UN (DOT)
3285
Beilstein/Gmelin
3665082
Beilstein Reference
4-01-00-01592
Canada DSL/NDSL
NDSL
US TSCA
Listed

Properties.
Formula
C12H27O4V
Formula mass
286.33
Boiling point, °C
50
Density
1.033 g/cm3 (15 C)
Refractive index
1.4889 (20 C)

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Keep in a cool, dry, dark location in a tightly sealed container or cylinder. Keep away from incompatible materials, ignition sources and untrained individuals. Secure and label area. Protect containers/cylinders from physical damage.
Handling
All chemicals should be considered hazardous. Avoid direct physical contact. Use appropriate, approved safety equipment. Untrained individuals should not handle this chemical or its container. Handling should occur in a chemical fume hood.
Protection
Wear appropriate protective gloves, clothing and goggles.
Respirators
Wear positive pressure self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA).
Small spills/leaks
Keep sparks, flames, and other sources of ignition away. Keep material out of water sources and sewers. Build dikes to contain flow as necessary. Attempt to stop leak if without undue personnel hazard.
Stability
No data.
Incompatibilities
Incompatible with acids and bases Incompatible with oxidizing agents.

Fire.
Fire fighting
Use water in flooding quantities as fog. Use alcohol foam, dry chemical or carbon dioxide. Cool all affected containers with flooding quantities of water. Apply water from as far a distance as possible. Use water spray to knock-down vapors. Keep run-off water out of sewers and water sources.
Fire potential
Non-Combustible
Combustion products
Fire may produce irritating, corrosive and/or toxic gases.

Health.
Exposure effects
The toxological properties of this substance have not been fully investigated.
   Inhalation
Highly toxic, may be fatal if inhaled, swallowed or absorbed through skin. Effects of contact or inhalation may be delayed.
   Skin
Avoid any skin contact. See Inhalation.
   Eyes
See Inhalation.

First aid
 
   Ingestion
Seek medical assistance.
   Inhalation
Move victim to fresh air. Apply artificial respiration if victim is not breathing. Do not use mouth-to-mouth method if victim ingested or inhaled the substance; induce artificial respiration with the aid of a pocket mask equipped with a one-way valve or other proper respiratory medical device. Administer oxygen if breathing is difficult.
   Skin
Remove and isolate contaminated clothing and shoes. Remove material from skin immediately. Immediately flush with running water for at least 20 minutes. For minor skin contact, avoid spreading material on unaffected skin.
   Eyes
Immediately flush with running water for at least 20 minutes.

Transport.
UN number
3285
Response guide
Hazard class
6.1
Packing Group
I; II; III
 
Std. Transport #
4907837