Octadecanedioic acid

CAS No. 871-70-5

Formula: C18H34O4
Basic Info

Formula
C18H34O4
Molecular Weight
314.46
Exact Mass
314.246
LogP
5.3972
PSA
74.6
Synonyms

OCTADECANEDIOIC ACID

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Properties
Appearance & Physical State
white crystalline powder
Density
0.998 g/cm3
Boiling Point
480.9ºC at 760 mmHg
Melting Point
125ºC
Flash Point
258.8ºC
Safety Info
Safety Statements
26-36/37/39
Risk Statements
R36/37/38
MSDS
SDS 1.0
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SAFETY DATA SHEETS

According to Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS) - Sixth revised edition

Version: 1.0

Creation Date: Aug 12, 2017

Revision Date: Aug 12, 2017

1.Identification

1.1 GHS Product identifier

Product name Octadecanedioic acid

1.2 Other means of identification

Product number -
Other names OCTADECANEDIOIC ACID

1.3 Recommended use of the chemical and restrictions on use

Identified uses For industry use only.
Uses advised against no data available

1.4 Supplier's details

Company MOLBASE (Shanghai) Biotechnology Co., Ltd.
Address Floor 4 & 5, Building 12, No. 1001 North Qinzhou Road,
Xuhui District, Shanghai, China
Telephone +86(21)64956998
Fax +86(21)54365166

1.5 Emergency phone number

Emergency phone number +86-400-6021-666
Service hours Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm (Standard time zone: UTC/GMT +8 hours).

2.Hazard identification

2.1 Classification of the substance or mixture

Not classified.

2.2 GHS label elements, including precautionary statements

Pictogram(s) No symbol.
Signal word

No signal word.

Hazard statement(s)

none

Precautionary statement(s)
Prevention

none

Response

none

Storage

none

Disposal

none

2.3 Other hazards which do not result in classification

none

3.Composition/information on ingredients

3.1 Substances

Chemical name Common names and synonyms CAS number EC number Concentration
Octadecanedioic acid Octadecanedioic acid 871-70-5 none 100%

4.First-aid measures

4.1 Description of necessary first-aid measures

General advice

Consult a physician. Show this safety data sheet to the doctor in attendance.

If inhaled

If breathed in, move person into fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. Consult a physician.

In case of skin contact

Wash off with soap and plenty of water. Consult a physician.

In case of eye contact

Rinse thoroughly with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes and consult a physician.

If swallowed

Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. Rinse mouth with water. Consult a physician.

4.2 Most important symptoms/effects, acute and delayed

no data available

4.3 Indication of immediate medical attention and special treatment needed, if necessary

no data available

5.Fire-fighting measures

5.1 Extinguishing media

Suitable extinguishing media

Use water spray, alcohol-resistant foam, dry chemical or carbon dioxide.

5.2 Specific hazards arising from the chemical

no data available

5.3 Special protective actions for fire-fighters

Wear self-contained breathing apparatus for firefighting if necessary.

6.Accidental release measures

6.1 Personal precautions, protective equipment and emergency procedures

Use personal protective equipment. Avoid dust formation. Avoid breathing vapours, mist or gas. Ensure adequate ventilation. Evacuate personnel to safe areas. Avoid breathing dust. For personal protection see section 8.

6.2 Environmental precautions

Prevent further leakage or spillage if safe to do so. Do not let product enter drains. Discharge into the environment must be avoided.

6.3 Methods and materials for containment and cleaning up

Pick up and arrange disposal. Sweep up and shovel. Keep in suitable, closed containers for disposal.

7.Handling and storage

7.1 Precautions for safe handling

Avoid contact with skin and eyes. Avoid formation of dust and aerosols. Avoid exposure - obtain special instructions before use.Provide appropriate exhaust ventilation at places where dust is formed. For precautions see section 2.2.

7.2 Conditions for safe storage, including any incompatibilities

Store in cool place. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place.

8.Exposure controls/personal protection

8.1 Control parameters

Occupational Exposure limit values

no data available

Biological limit values

no data available

8.2 Appropriate engineering controls

Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice. Wash hands before breaks and at the end of workday.

8.3 Individual protection measures, such as personal protective equipment (PPE)

Eye/face protection

Safety glasses with side-shields conforming to EN166. Use equipment for eye protection tested and approved under appropriate government standards such as NIOSH (US) or EN 166(EU).

Skin protection

Wear impervious clothing. The type of protective equipment must be selected according to the concentration and amount of the dangerous substance at the specific workplace. Handle with gloves. Gloves must be inspected prior to use. Use proper glove removal technique(without touching glove's outer surface) to avoid skin contact with this product. Dispose of contaminated gloves after use in accordance with applicable laws and good laboratory practices. Wash and dry hands. The selected protective gloves have to satisfy the specifications of EU Directive 89/686/EEC and the standard EN 374 derived from it.

Respiratory protection

Wear dust mask when handling large quantities.

Thermal hazards

no data available

9.Physical and chemical properties

Physical state white crystalline powder
Colour no data available
Odour no data available
Melting point/ freezing point 150°C(lit.)
Boiling point or initial boiling point and boiling range 190°C/100mmHg(lit.)
Flammability no data available
Lower and upper explosion limit / flammability limit no data available
Flash point 36°C(lit.)
Auto-ignition temperature no data available
Decomposition temperature no data available
pH no data available
Kinematic viscosity no data available
Solubility no data available
Partition coefficient n-octanol/water (log value) no data available
Vapour pressure no data available
Density and/or relative density 0.998 g/cm3
Relative vapour density no data available
Particle characteristics no data available

10.Stability and reactivity

10.1 Reactivity

no data available

10.2 Chemical stability

Stable under recommended storage conditions.

10.3 Possibility of hazardous reactions

no data available

10.4 Conditions to avoid

no data available

10.5 Incompatible materials

no data available

10.6 Hazardous decomposition products

no data available

11.Toxicological information

Acute toxicity

  • Oral: no data available
  • Inhalation: no data available
  • Dermal: no data available

Skin corrosion/irritation

no data available

Serious eye damage/irritation

no data available

Respiratory or skin sensitization

no data available

Germ cell mutagenicity

no data available

Carcinogenicity

no data available

Reproductive toxicity

no data available

STOT-single exposure

no data available

STOT-repeated exposure

no data available

Aspiration hazard

no data available

12.Ecological information

12.1 Toxicity

  • Toxicity to fish: no data available
  • Toxicity to daphnia and other aquatic invertebrates: no data available
  • Toxicity to algae: no data available
  • Toxicity to microorganisms: no data available

12.2 Persistence and degradability

no data available

12.3 Bioaccumulative potential

no data available

12.4 Mobility in soil

no data available

12.5 Other adverse effects

no data available

13.Disposal considerations

13.1 Disposal methods

Product

The material can be disposed of by removal to a licensed chemical destruction plant or by controlled incineration with flue gas scrubbing. Do not contaminate water, foodstuffs, feed or seed by storage or disposal. Do not discharge to sewer systems.

Contaminated packaging

Containers can be triply rinsed (or equivalent) and offered for recycling or reconditioning. Alternatively, the packaging can be punctured to make it unusable for other purposes and then be disposed of in a sanitary landfill. Controlled incineration with flue gas scrubbing is possible for combustible packaging materials.

14.Transport information

14.1 UN Number

ADR/RID: UN1104 IMDG: UN1104 IATA: UN1104

14.2 UN Proper Shipping Name

ADR/RID: AMYL ACETATES
IMDG: AMYL ACETATES
IATA: AMYL ACETATES

14.3 Transport hazard class(es)

ADR/RID: 3 IMDG: 3 IATA: 3

14.4 Packing group, if applicable

ADR/RID: III IMDG: III IATA: III

14.5 Environmental hazards

ADR/RID: no IMDG: no IATA: no

14.6 Special precautions for user

no data available

14.7 Transport in bulk according to Annex II of MARPOL 73/78 and the IBC Code

no data available

15.Regulatory information

15.1 Safety, health and environmental regulations specific for the product in question

Chemical name Common names and synonyms CAS number EC number
Octadecanedioic acid Octadecanedioic acid 871-70-5 none
European Inventory of Existing Commercial Chemical Substances (EINECS) Not Listed.
EC Inventory Not Listed.
United States Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) Inventory Listed.
China Catalog of Hazardous chemicals 2015 Not Listed.
New Zealand Inventory of Chemicals (NZIoC) Not Listed.
Philippines Inventory of Chemicals and Chemical Substances (PICCS) Not Listed.
Vietnam National Chemical Inventory Not Listed.
Chinese Chemical Inventory of Existing Chemical Substances (China IECSC) Listed.

16.Other information

Information on revision

Creation Date Aug 12, 2017
Revision Date Aug 12, 2017

Abbreviations and acronyms

  • CAS: Chemical Abstracts Service
  • ADR: European Agreement concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road
  • RID: Regulation concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Rail
  • IMDG: International Maritime Dangerous Goods
  • IATA: International Air Transportation Association
  • TWA: Time Weighted Average
  • STEL: Short term exposure limit
  • LC50: Lethal Concentration 50%
  • LD50: Lethal Dose 50%
  • EC50: Effective Concentration 50%

References

  • IPCS - The International Chemical Safety Cards (ICSC), website: http://www.ilo.org/dyn/icsc/showcard.home
  • HSDB - Hazardous Substances Data Bank, website: https://toxnet.nlm.nih.gov/newtoxnet/hsdb.htm
  • IARC - International Agency for Research on Cancer, website: http://www.iarc.fr/
  • eChemPortal - The Global Portal to Information on Chemical Substances by OECD, website: http://www.echemportal.org/echemportal/index?pageID=0&request_locale=en
  • CAMEO Chemicals, website: http://cameochemicals.noaa.gov/search/simple
  • ChemIDplus, website: http://chem.sis.nlm.nih.gov/chemidplus/chemidlite.jsp
  • ERG - Emergency Response Guidebook by U.S. Department of Transportation, website: http://www.phmsa.dot.gov/hazmat/library/erg
  • Germany GESTIS-database on hazard substance, website: http://www.dguv.de/ifa/gestis/gestis-stoffdatenbank/index-2.jsp
  • ECHA - European Chemicals Agency, website: https://echa.europa.eu/

Disclaimer: The above information is believed to be correct but does not purport to be all inclusive and shall be used only as a guide. The information in this document is based on the present state of our knowledge and is applicable to the product with regard to appropriate safety precautions. It does not represent any guarantee of the properties of the product. We as supplier shall not be held liable for any damage resulting from handling or from contact with the above product.
MSDS
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Section I.Chemical Product and Company Identification
    Chemical Name 1,18-Octadecanedioic Acid
    Portland OR
    Synonym        Not available.    
    Chemical Formula        HOCO(CH2)16COOH    
    CAS Number        871-70-5    

Section II.        Composition and Information on Ingredients    
    Chemical Name        CAS Number Percent (%)        TLV/PEL        Toxicology Data    
    1,18-Octadecanedioic Acid        871-70-5        Min. 95.0 Not available.        Not available.    
    (GC,T)

Section III. Hazards Identification
    Acute Health Effects        No specific information is available in our data base regarding the toxic effects of this material for humans. However,    
    exposure to any chemical should be kept to a minimum. Skin and eye contact may result in irritation. May be harmful if
    inhaled or ingested. Always follow safe industrial hygiene practices and wear proper protective equipment when handling
    this compound.
    CARCINOGENIC EFFECTS : Not available.
    Chronic Health Effects
    MUTAGENIC EFFECTS : Not available.
    TERATOGENIC EFFECTS : Not available.
    DEVELOPMENTAL TOXICITY: Not available.
    There is no known effect from chronic exposure to this product. Repeated or prolonged exposure to this compound is
    not known to aggravate existing medical conditions.

Section IV.        First Aid Measures    
    Eye Contact        Check for and remove any contact lenses. DO NOT use an eye ointment. Flush eyes with running water for a minimum    
    of 15 minutes, occasionally lifting the upper and lower eyelids. Seek medical attention. Treat symptomatically and
    supportively.
    Skin Contact        If the chemical gets spilled on a clothed portion of the body, remove the contaminated clothes as quickly as possible,    
    protecting your own hands and body. Place the victim under a deluge shower. If the chemical touches the victim's
    exposed skin, such as the hands: Gently and thoroughly wash the contaminated skin with running water and non-abrasive
    soap. Be particularly careful to clean folds, crevices, creases and groin. Cover the irritated skin with an emollient. Seek
    medical attention. Treat symptomatically and supportively. Wash any contaminated clothing before reusing.
    Inhalation        If the victim is not breathing, perform artificial respiration. Loosen tight clothing such as a collar, tie, belt or waistband. If    
    breathing is difficult, oxygen can be administered. Seek medical attention. Treat symptomatically and supportively.
    Ingestion        INDUCE VOMITING by sticking finger in throat. Lower the head so that the vomit will not reenter the mouth and throat.    
    Loosen tight clothing such as a collar, tie, belt, or waistband. If the victim is not breathing, administer artificial respiration.
    Examine the lips and mouth to ascertain whether the tissues are damaged, a possible indication that the toxic material
    was ingested; the absence of such signs, however, is not conclusive. Seek immediate medical attention and, if possible,
    show the chemical label. Treat symptomatically and supportively.

Section V. Fire and Explosion Data
    Auto-Ignition        Not available.    
    Flammability        Combustible.    
    Flash Points        Flammable Limits        Not available.    
    Not available.
    Combustion Products        These products are toxic carbon oxides (CO, CO 2).    
    Fire Hazards
    No specific information is available regarding the flammability of this compound in the presence of various materials.
    Explosion Hazards        Risks of explosion of the product in presence of mechanical impact: Not available.    
    Risks of explosion of the product in presence of static discharge: Not available.
    No additional information is available regarding the risks of explosion.
    Fire Fighting Media
    SMALL FIRE: Use DRY chemicals, CO2, water spray or foam.
    and Instructions        LARGE FIRE: Use water spray, fog or foam. DO NOT use water jet.    
    Continued on Next Page
    1,18-Octadecanedioic Acid

Section VI.        Accidental Release Measures    
    Spill Cleanup        In case of a spill and/or a leak, always shut off any sources of ignition, ventilate the area, and exercise caution. Use a    
    Instructions        shovel to put the material into a convenient waste disposal container. Finish cleaning the spill by rinsing any    
    contaminated surfaces with copious amounts of water. Consult federal, state, and/or local authorities for assistance on
    disposal.

Section VII. Handling and Storage
    Handling and Storage        Keep away from heat and sources of ignition. Mechanical exhaust required. When not in use, tightly seal the container    
    and store in a dry, cool place. Avoid excessive heat and light. DO NOT breathe dust. In case of insufficient ventilation,
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    wear suitable respiratory equipment. If you feel unwell, seek medical attention and show the label when possible. Treat
    symptomatically and supportively. Avoid contact with skin and eyes.
    Always store away from incompatible compounds such as oxidizing agents.

Section VIII. Exposure Controls/Personal Protection
    Engineering Controls        Use process enclosures, local exhaust ventilation, or other engineering controls to keep airborne levels below    
    recommended exposure limits. If user operations generate dust, fume or mist, use ventilation to keep exposure to
    airborne contaminants below the exposure limit.
    Personal Protection        Splash goggles. Lab coat. Dust respirator. Boots. Gloves. A MSHA/NIOSH approved respirator must be used to avoid    
    inhalation of the product. Suggested protective clothing might not be sufficient; consult a specialist BEFORE handling
    this product.
    Exposure Limits        Not available.    

Section IX. Physical and Chemical Properties
    Solubility
    Physical state @ 20°C        Solid.        Not available.    
    Not available.
    Specific Gravity
    Molecular Weight        314.47        Partition Coefficient        Not available.    
    Boiling Point        Not available.        Vapor Pressure        Not available.    
    Melting Point        125°C (257°F)        Vapor Density        Not available.    
    Not available.        Volatility        Not available.    
    Refractive Index
    Critical Temperature        Odor        Not available.    
    Not available.
    Viscosity        Not available.        Taste        Not available.    

Section X.        Stability and Reactivity Data    
    Stability    
This material is stable if stored under proper conditions. (See Section VII for instructions)    
    Conditions of Instability
    Avoid excessive heat and light.
    Incompatibilities
    Reactive with oxidizing agents.

Section XI. Toxicological Information
    RTECS Number        Not available.    
    Routes of Exposure        Eye contact. Inhalation. Ingestion.    
    Not available.
    Toxicity Data
    Chronic Toxic Effects        CARCINOGENIC EFFECTS : Not available.    
    MUTAGENIC EFFECTS : Not available.
    TERATOGENIC EFFECTS : Not available.
    DEVELOPMENTAL TOXICITY: Not available.
    There is no known effect from chronic exposure to this product. Repeated or prolonged exposure to this compound is not
    known to aggravate existing medical conditions.
    Acute Toxic Effects        No specific information is available in our data base regarding the toxic effects of this material for humans. However,    
    exposure to any chemical should be kept to a minimum. Skin and eye contact may result in irritation. May be harmful if
    inhaled or ingested. Always follow safe industrial hygiene practices and wear proper protective equipment when handling
    this compound.
    Continued on Next Page
    1,18-Octadecanedioic Acid

Section XII.        Ecological Information    
    Ecotoxicity        Not available.    
    Environmental Fate        Not available.    

Section XIII. Disposal Considerations
    Recycle to process, if possible. Consult your local or regional authorities. You may be able to dissolve or mix material with
    Waste Disposal
    a combustible solvent and burn in a chemical incinerator equipped with an afterburner and scrubber system. Observe all
    federal, state, and local regulations when disposing of this substance.

Section XIV. Transport Information
    DOT Classification        Not a DOT controlled material (United States).    
    PIN Number        Not applicable.    
    Proper Shipping Name
    Not applicable.
    Packing Group (PG)        Not applicable.    
    DOT Pictograms

Section XV. Other Regulatory Information and Pictograms
    TSCA Chemical Inventory        This product is NOT on the EPA Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) inventory. The following notices are required by 40    
    CFR 720.36 (C) for those products not on the inventory list:
    (EPA)
    (i) These products are supplied solely for use in research and devolopment by or under the supervision of a technically
    qualified individual as defined in 40 CFR 720.0 et sec.
    (ii) The health risks of these products have not been fully determined. Any information that is or becomes available will be
    supplied on an MSDS sheet.
    WHMIS Classification        Not controlled under WHMIS (Canada).    
    (Canada)
    EINECS Number (EEC) Not available.
    EEC Risk Statements        Not controlled under DSCL (Europe).    


SECTION 16 - ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
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Spectrum
NMR Spectrum 1H NMR : 400 MHz in DMSO-d6
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IR Spectrum IR : nujol mull
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Mass Spectrum Mass spectrum (electron ionization)
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Synthesis Route
1.Synthesis Route
2.Synthesis Route
3.Synthesis Route
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