Methanesulfonyl chloride (mesyl chloride) is an organosulfur compound with the formula CH3SO2Cl. It is a colourless liquid that dissolves in polar organic solvents but is reactive toward water, alcohols, and many amines. The simplest organic sulfonyl chloride, it is used to make methanesulfonates and to generate the elusive molecule sulfene.
Purity (%) 99.8 min. (99.5 min.)
Color (APHA) 30 max. (50 max.)
Moisture (ppm) 150 max. (250 max.)
Iron (ppm) 10 max. (10 max.)Heavy metals (as Pb, ppm) 10 max. (10 max.)
Used as materials of pesticide, drug and other organic synthesizes, and used as fuel chlorinating agent, paint hardening agent and others.
Package & Storage
250kg/drum, 20000kg per 20'ft containerStored in a cool and dry place, stay away from fire