Alfa Aesar™ 1,3-Dithiane, 98%
Brand: Alfa Aesar™ A10505.14
Code : NEW
Additional Details : CAS Number : 505-23-7 Weight : 0.02500kg
1,3-Dithiane is used in umpolung reactions such as the Corey-Seebach reaction. It acts as a reagent for the deoxygenation of sulfoxides to their corresponding sulfides. Further, it is used as a protecting group for carbonyl compounds used in organic synthesis. It serves as a useful labeled synthon. In addition to this, it is used in the preparation of 2-ethyl-[1,3]dithiane.
Soluble in benzene, ether, chloroform and terahydrofuran. Slightly soluble in water.
Hygroscopic. Incompatible with strong bases and strong oxidizing agents.
|207° to 208°C|
|52° to 55°C|