1,1-Dichloroethane (alias of 11-Dichloroethane)

CAS RN:75-34-3

Reactivities / Incompatibilities

Incompatible materials: Oxidizing agents

Strong oxidizers, strong caustics.

Reacts vigorously with oxidizing materials.

Reacts violently with strong oxidizers, alkali metals, earth-alkali metals, powdered metals, causing fire and explosion hazard. Contact with strong caustic will produce flammable and toxic acetaldehyde gas. Attacks aluminum, iron. Attacks some plastics (including polyethylene) and coatings.

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