Detailed Product Description:
1,1,2-Trichloroethane, or 1,1,2-TCA, is an organochloride solvent.
It is a colorless, sweet-smelling liquid that does not dissolve in water,
but is soluble in most organic solvents. Non-flammable.
This is Reagent Grade material with minimum purity of 96%.
Contains 2-Propanol as a stabilizer.
A solvent for fats, oils, waxes, resins. It is also used as an intermediate
in the synthesis of 1,1-dichloroethane.
1,1,2-Trichloroethane is currently made by two companies in the United
States. It is used mostly where 1,1-dichloroethene (vinylidene chloride) is
Unlike its cousin, 1,1,1-trichloroethane, this compound does not have
A UV absorption band and therefore no photodegradation is expected.
It is also not listed as an ozone-depleting substance.
On contact with hot surfaces, this compound will break down to produce
hydrogen chloride and phosgene. 1,1,2-TCA is a central nervous system
depressant and inhalation of vapors may cause dizziness, drowsiness,
headache, nausea, shortness of breath, unconsciousness, or cancer. Irritant
to eyes, nose and skin.
Click here to download MSDS (Material Safety Data Sheet)
Contents of 100ml packed in amber glass bottle.