Ethyl Bromide

Chemical Name: n-Ethyl Bromide

Formula: C2H5Br

CAS Number: 74-96-4

Bromine content (%): 73

Molecular Weight: 108.98

Field of Use:
Ethyl bromide is used as Alkylation reagent, intermediate for Pharmaceuticals, Quaternary ammonium compounds and Dyes & Pigments.

Typical Properties:

Boiling point/range °C 38
Melting point/range °C -119
Specific gravity, 20°C 1.46
Vapor pressure 375 at 20°C
Vapor density (air=1) 3.76
Solubility in water 0.896 g/100ml at 30°C
Solubility in other solvents Organic solvents
Flash point (closed cup) -20°C



Appearance Clear liquid
Assay (GC) % Min 99.0
Acidity (PPM as HCl) Max 50
Water (KF) % Max 0.1
Color APHA Max 50


Composite drums 250 Kg per drum, 4 drums per pallet.