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Ethyl alcohol (also known as ethanol) is available for sale in our online shop, where you can get nationwide next-day delivery and even discounts on bulk orders. ReAgent has supplied high-quality chemical products for over 40 years and is accredited to a range of ISO Standards so that you can buy with confidence.
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What is Ethyl Alcohol?
Ethyl alcohol, most popularly known as ethanol, is a highly flammable and colourless liquid which is used as a solvent in a variety of industries.
The chemical formula for ethyl alcohol is C2H6O, and it is used as:
- An antiseptic in the medical and cosmetic industry
- An antidote to methanol and ethylene glycol poisoning
- A medicinal solvent to dissolve water-insoluble medications
- Engine fuel and a fuel additive (its largest single use)
- A precursor for other organic compounds such as ethyl halides
- A general-purpose solvent across many industries
- A low-temperature liquid used in laboratory cooling baths
These are just a few applications of ethanol. It is also notoriously used recreationally and is even one of the most popular psychoactive drugs available. When consumed in this way, it acts as a central nervous system depressant.
People who buy ethyl alcohol should thoroughly familiarise themselves with its potential hazards by reading the MSDS (Material Safety Data Sheet) supplied with the material. Containers of ethyl alcohol should be stored away from sources of ignition and combustible materials. Containers of ethyl alcohol should be kept away from children and animals.
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Buy ethyl alcohol online today and choose from a range of pack sizes and other customisable options. If you would like more information about our services and products, contact our customer service team who will be happy to support you before, during and even after your purchase.
|BulkCode||Hazard Statement Code||Description|
|2123||H225||Highly flammable liquid and vapour.|
|BulkCode||Precautionary Statement Code||Description|
|2123||P280||Wear protective gloves/ protective clothing/ eye protection/ face protection.|
|2123||P501||Dispose of contents/ container in accordance with local regulations.|
|2123||P210||Keep away from heat, hot surfaces, sparks, open flames and other ignition sources. No smoking.|
|2123||P233||Keep container tightly closed.|
|2.123||ADR/RID Shipping Name||ETHANOL (ETHYL ALCOHOL)|
|2.123||ADR/RID Shipping Class||3|
|2.123||ADR/RID Packing Group||II|
The following files are available to download:
|Product ID||Product||post_status||Bulk||Download SDS File|
|3425||Ethyl Alcohol||publish||2123||https://www.chemicals.co.uk/uploads/documents/44 - 2123 - SDS20385.pdf|