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Carbon Tetra Chloride AR
Tetrachloromethane

Product Code.
00686
Grade
Purity
99.5%
CAS No.
56-23-5
Molecular Formula
CCI4
Molecular Weight
153.82
H.S.Code
2903.14000
Shelf Life
60 Months

Physical Properties

Physical state at 20 °C
Liquid
Colour
Clear Colorless
Odour
chloroform-like
Melting point/ Freezing point [°C]
-23 °C
Decomposition point [°C]
100°C
Boiling point [°C]
76 - 77 °C
Initial boiling point [°C]
76°C
Final boiling point [°C]
77 °C
Evaporation rate
12.8
Vapour pressure [20°C]
121.3 hPa at 20°C
Vapour density
5.31
Density [g/cm3]
1.59
Solubility in water [% weight]
Insoluble
Partition coefficient Log Pow octanol / water at 20°C
2.83
Viscosity at 40°C [mm2/s]
0.97 PAS 20 °C

Packaging

Specification

Appearance
A clear colorless liquid
Assay (GC area %)
Min 99.5%
Weight/ mL at 20°C
1.592 - 1.595 g
Refractive index (20°C; 589 nm)
1.460 - 1.461
Water (H2O)
Max 0.02%
Acidity (as HCl)
Max 0.0005%
Non volatile matter
Max 0.001%
Ionised chloride (CI)
Max 0.00006%
Free chlorine (CI)
Max 0.00001%
Reaction against H2SO4
Passes test
Carbon disulphide (CS2)
Max 0.0005%
Iodine reducing substances (I)
Max 0.0016%

Safety Information and Hazard Symbols

Symbol: GHS06, GHS08
Signal Word: Danger
UN No.: 1846
IMCO Class No.: 6.1
Packing Group: II
Hazardous Statement: H301-H311-H331-H351-H372-H412
Precaution Statement: P261-P273-P280-P301 + P310-P311-P501