Petroleum Ether

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Petroleum Ether
Chemicals for Science Education
CAS Number: 8032-32-4
Formula Weight: Mixture
Formula: Mixture
Hazard Info: Flammable
Density (g/mL): 060-075
Boiling Point (°C): 20-75
Freezing Point (°C): <73
Solubility: Miscible with Organic Solvents
Synonyms: Ligroin
Shelf Life (months): 12
Storage: Red

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Delivery information: This product is designed for educational and teaching laboratories, and no certificate of analysis is available.




This disposal method is published for your convenience. You MUST have checked with your federal, state, and local regulations before using this method and these methods are only applicable for small laboratory sized quantities.

Use a lab apron, chemical resistant gloves and goggles before following the below method to dispose of hazardous waste.

 1. Place a shallow pan in the fume hood.
 2. Pour the liquid to be disposed of into the pan and turn the fume hood on.
 3. Over a few hours, the liquid will evaporate.
  a. Be careful as these compounds are volatile, so any flames and ignition sources need to be removed.
  b. If a fume hood is not available, the evaporation can take place outside.