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1,2-Dibromoethane (Ethylenedibromide, EDB) is a transparent liquid. The production of Dibromoethane is based on a pure bromine source from the Dead Sea. It is applied mainly as an intermediate in fuel additives, personal care ingredients and crop protection agents. Due to the product’s hazardous nature, appropriate precautions are needed when handling. The product is only available in bulk.

Formula: C2H4Br2

Packaging: Available only in bulk in special Isotanks or road tankers in limited territory.

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Key Benefits

  • A chemical intermediate
  • A source of bromine for chemical applications
  • Unique production capability
  • ISO certified production
  • REACH registered

General Specifications

1,2-Dibromoethane assay (wt%)
Min - 99.5
Clear liquid
Color (APHA)
Max - 100
Moisture (wt%)
Max - 0.015
Acidity as HCI (wt%)
Max - 0.0002

Typical Properties

Clear liquid
Melting point/range
10 ℃
Boiling point/range
132 ℃
2.180 g/ml
Vapor pressure
1.56 kPa (20 ℃)
Vapor density (air=1)
Solubility in water
4 g/L (20℃)
Hazards - signal word
Danger - please see SDS
Oxidizing properties

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