Methyl Chloride CH3Cl
CAS No.: 74-87-3
EINECS No.: 200-817-4
UN No.: UN1063
Dot Class: 2.1
Appearance: Colorless Liquid
Grade Standard: Industrial Grade, Refrigerant Grade
The most important use of Methyl Chloride today is as a chemical intermediate in the production of silicone polymers.
Smaller quantities are used as a solvent in the manufacture of butyl rubber and in petroleum refining.
Methyl Chloride is employed as a methylating and chlorinating agent in organic chemistry.