TRIBROMOMETHANE - (75-25-2)

Introduction

Name: tribromomethane; bromoform
* IUPAC
CAS Number: 75-25-2
Chemical Formula: CHBr3
Molar Mass: 252.73064 g
Mass Percent: C 4.7523 %; H 0.3988 %; Br 94.848 % 

Classification

• organic

Uses/Function

• "In separating mixtures of minerals. Therapeutic: Has been used as sedative, hypnotic; antitussive." 1

Physical Properties

Melting Point:*
7.5°C 1 = 280.65 K = 45.5°F


* - 1 atm pressure

Bonding

For More Information

Sources

(1) - The Merck Index: An Encyclopedia of Chemicals, Drugs, and Biologicals, 13th ed.; Budavari, S.; O'Neil, M.J.; Smith, A.; Heckelman, P. E.; Kinneary, J. F., Eds.; Merck & Co.: Whitehouse Station, NJ, 2001; entry 1404.