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P H YS I C A L P R O P E R T I E S 1,2

Specific Gravity @ 25/25° C _________________________ 1.04

Boiling Point @ 760 mmHg __________________________ 102.0 -170.0 °C
__________________________ 215.6 - 338.0 °F
Freezing Point (100 Wt%) ___________________________ < -25 °C

Specialty Amine ____________________________

Latent Heat of Vaporization @ normal boiling point _______
< -13 °F
445.0 Btu/lb
247.2 Cal/g
Flash Point (PMCC) ________________________________ None to boiling
GAS/SPEC* CS-1110 is a methyldiethanolamine
(MDEA) based solvent formulated to provide 1
GAS/SPEC CS-1100 concentrate. Typical properties, not to be construed as specifications
deep removal of carbon dioxide (CO2) from gas 2
100 wt% indicate solvent concentrate as sold, and not a water-free solvent
processing applications. GAS/SPEC CS-1110
allows for greater CO2 removal capacity with
superior chemical stability, lower corrosion and
longer product life under extreme conditions
than MEA (monoethanolamine) or DEA Temperature, ºC
0 20 40 60 80 100 120
(diethanolamine). GAS/SPEC CS-1110 solvent 80
should be considered mainly for applications in 100 wt%
which the treated gas CO2 specification is less 70

than 1000 ppmv. GAS/SPEC CS-1110 can be 60

used to replace MDEA - Piperazine blends.
Viscosity, cP


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Temperature, ºF


Temperature, ºC
0 20 40 60 80 100 120 140
8.8 1.054

8.7 1.042

8.6 1.031
Density, g/cm3
Density, lb/gal

8.5 1.019

8.4 1.007

8.3 0.995

8.2 0.983
40 wt%
8.1 0.971
100 wt%
8.0 0.959
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Temperature, ºF
P R O D U C T S E RV I C E S Specific Heat
INEOS offers a broad line of services to our Temperature, ºC
specialty amine customers, including: 0 20 40 60 80 100 120 140
• superior simulation capabilities 1.1 1.1

• troubleshooting consultations 1.0 1.0

• on-site start-up and optimization 40 wt%

Specific Heat, Btu/lb•ºF

• solvent analysis and interpretation 0.9 0.9

Specific Heat, cal/g-K

• local stocking and supply
0.8 0.8

M AT E R I A L S O F C O N S T R U C T I O N 0.7 0.7
The preferred material for storage of GAS/SPEC
0.6 100 wt% 0.6
CS-1110 is 304L or 316L stainless steel.
Carbon steel tanks are also satisfactory, although 0.5 0.5
discoloration and iron in the amine may occur.
0.4 0.4
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to prevent oxidation and discoloration of the Temperature, ºF
amine during extended storage. The amine can
also be stored in high-density polyethylene Thermal Conductivity
(HDPE) or polypropylene (HDPP).
Temperature, ºC
0 20 40 60 80 100 120 140
Materials to avoid include: .30 .52
• Aluminum • Copper
• Brass • Copper alloy
Thermal Conductivity, Btu/h-ft-ºF

.25 .43

Thermal Conductivity, W/m-ºC

S T O R AG E T E M P E R AT U R E .20 .35
40 wt%
• The recommended minimum temperature for
.15 .26
storing and pumping 100% GAS/SPEC CS-
1110 is 20 °F (-7 °C).
.10 .17
• Steam tracing and insulation may be required 100 wt%
in cold weather. .05 .09


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• GAS/SPEC CS-1110 can cause serious injury
Temperature, ºF
to the eyes and may result in permanent eye
damage. If accidental contact with the eyes
occurs, flush eyes thoroughly for as long as Surface Tension
possible with plenty of water and seek
Temperature, ºC
medical attention. 20 40 60 80 100 120 140
• Swallowing of GAS/SPEC CS-1110 may cause 60
severe burns to the mouth, throat and
digestive tract. May cause allergic respiratory
Surface Tension dynes/cm

reaction. People with asthma or other long- 50

standing respiratory conditions should be
protected from exposure to this product. In
case of accidental ingestion, seek medical 100 wt%
attention immediately.
• Brief contact may cause slight irritation to the 30
skin. Occasional brief contact with the skin
should be washed off immediately and should
have little adverse effects. May cause allergic 20
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reaction in some individuals. Prolonged contact
Temperature, ºF
may result in severe irritation. Prolonged
contact may also result in absorption in
harmful amounts.
• Consult product Material Safety Data Sheet for
more details. Vapor Pressure
The following precautions should be observed Temperature, ºC
when the possibility of exposure exists: 10 38 66 93 121 149
• A safety shower and eyewash facility
located nearby 1000 40 wt%
100 wt%

Vapor Pressure mmHg

• Chemical goggles 100
• Protective clothing, including chemically
resistant gloves 10
• A well-ventilated work area 1

Accidental Release 0.1

• Clear non emergency personnel from area. 0.01

sewers, storm drains, surface waters and soil. 50 100 150 200 250 300
• Contain spill, if possible. Clean up with a non- Temperature, ºF
combustible absorbent. Do not use sawdust.

Regulatory requirements may vary for different
locations. Contact your INEOS representative for
more information.
• GAS/SPEC CS-1110 is corrosive to skin and is
considered hazardous according to the
guidelines of the US Department of
Transportation (DOT).
• GAS/SPEC CS-1110, as sold, contains no
chemical subject to SARA Title III Section 313
supplier notification requirements.
• The export of this product is regulated
under the provisions of the Chemical
Weapons Convention.
Since 1982, the GAS/SPEC name has represented a special focus on The GAS/SPEC Technology Group is dedicated to achieving the
the products, technology and service to chemically remove acid gases highest degree of customer satisfaction globally through the applica-
from process streams. The GAS/SPEC business unit has been continu- tion of the best available technology through the supply of cost-effec-
ously headquartered in Houston, Texas, with its major technical facility tive products and services. Other companies offer MDEA based
in Freeport, Texas. products, some even attempting to emulate GAS/SPEC with similar
The family of specialty amines offered by the GAS/SPEC sounding names… But only products with the GAS/SPEC name bring
Technology Group, all based on MDEA technology, provides custom you the formulations, technology and service you are used to.
H2S and CO2 removal in amine treating operations. The GAS/SPEC INEOS LLC is a part of INEOS Oxide.
products and technology are exclusively offered by INEOS LLC and INEOS Oxide manufactures a full range of products based on its
its specialized distributors. production of ethylene oxide.

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