Methyl Chloride is a flammable, colorless, toxic gas.
Applications of methyl chloride include the following:
- Used as a refrigerant
- As a catalyst solvent in Butyl rubber
- As a reagent in silicone production
- In organic synthesis
- In the manufacturing of tetramethyllead
- As a solvent
- As a starting material in the manufacturing of such chemicals as methyl mercaptan, methylene chloride, chloroform, carbon tetrachloride, and various bromchloro- and chlorofluoro-methanes
**Moisture level guaranteed only when Electronic Fluorocarbons prepares the cylinders.
All concentrations are on a mol/mol basis unless otherwise stated.
Product sold on the basis of total impurities. Individual impurities may vary slightly.
|Chemical & Physical Properties|
|Specific Volume||7.66 cu. ft/lb|
|Flammability in Limits in Air||8.1-17.2%|
|Pressure @ 70° F||59 psig|
|Valve Outlet||CGA 510|
|DOT Name||Methyl Chloride|
|DOT No.||UN 1063|
|DOT Label||Flammable Gas|
|Cylinder Size||Fill Weight (lbs)|