Diethyl pyrocarbonate (DEPC)
(22057917 | 1609-47-8)

CAS: 1609-47-8
Molecular Formula: C6H10O5
Molecular Weight: 162.14
Availablility: In Stock
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Diethyl pyrocarbonate (DEPC) Chemical Structure

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Product Detail
Product Code 22057917
Product Name Diethyl pyrocarbonate (DEPC)
Categories Analytical Reagents Biochemicals Diagnostic Raw Materials
CAS 1609-47-8
Molecular Formula C6H10O5
Molecular Weight 162.14
Storage Details 2 to 8 °C
Harmonised Tariff Code 29209010

Product Specification
Heavy metals <0.0005%
AS <0.0002%
Colour <10
Assay >99%
Ethanol <0.2%
Residue on Ignition <0.1%
Cl <0.001%
Appearance Colourless liquid
Diethyl Carbonate <1.0%

Safety Information
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Hazard statements
  • H302: Harmful if swallowed

  • H315: Causes skin irritation

  • H319: Causes serious eye irritation

  • H335: May cause respiratory irritation
Precautionary statements
  • P260: Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray

  • P280: Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection

  • P301+312: IF SWALLOWED: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell

  • P305+351+338: IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses if present and easy to do, continue rinsing