Solid sodium ethoxide can be used in the field of medicine and chemical industry
Solid sodium ethoxide is widely used as strong alkaline catalyst, ethoxylating agent, coagulant and reductant in organic synthesis. The medical products used for sodium ethoxide include Benbitol, Prototasone, Povidone, Methyldopa, Tetracaine Hydrochloride, Coughsin, Aminopterin, Amidine, Pirfuroxicillin, etc. In addition, it is also used as pesticide and analytical reagent.
It is mainly used in medicine and pesticide industry. It can be used as strong alkaline catalyst, ethoxylating agent and reducing agent for organic synthesis, pharmaceutical synthesis, etc.
Exposure limit of sodium ethoxide:
MAC (mg/m3): no standard
PC-TWA (mg/m3): no standard
PC-STEL (mg/m3): no standard
TLV-C (mg/m3): no standard
Eye protection: wear chemical safety goggles.
Body protection: wear rubber acid and alkali resistant clothes.
Engineering control: closed operation, local ventilation.
Respiratory system protection: When the dust concentration in the air exceeds the standard, you must wear a filter type dust respirator. In case of emergency rescue or evacuation, air respirator shall be worn.
Hand protection: wear rubber acid and alkali resistant gloves.
Monitoring method: flame atomic absorption spectrometry.