(2-Bromoethyl) Benzene Colorless Liquid with Safe Delivery CAS 103-63-9

Melting point -56 °C
Boiling point 220-221 °C(lit.)
density 1.355 g/mL at 25 °C(lit.)
refractive index n20/D 1.556(lit.)
Fp 193 °F
storage temp. 2-8°C
solubility 0.039g/l
form Liquid
color Clear colorless to pale yellow
Water Solubility INSOLUBLE
BRN 507487
Stability: Stable. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.

Product Name: (2-Bromoethyl)benzene
Synonyms: 1-BROMO-2-PHENYLETHANE;PHENYL ETHYL BROMIDE;PHENETHYL BROMIDE;(2-bromoethyl)-benzen;.beta.-Phenylethylbromide;2-Phenethyl bromide;2-phenethylbromide;2-Phenyl-1-bromoethane
CAS: 103-63-9
MF: C8H9Br
MW: 185.06
EINECS: 203-130-8
Product Categories: fine chemicals
Mol File: 103-63-9.mol

(2-Bromoethyl)benzene is used in the preparation of phenelzine by reacting with hydrazine. It is also used as a starting material to prepare various beta-phenethyl derivatives, active pharmaceutical ingredients, and fragrances. It finds application as a flame retardant