Alfa Aesar™ Ethyl 2-methylacetoacetate, 95%


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar™

Manufacturer Part Number: A11629.14

ETHYL 2-METHYLACETOACETATE95%,25G

UNSPSC: 12352106

Code: NEW

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 609-14-3 Weight: 0.01000kg


Quantity 25g

Product Code. 11464723

Quantity Price
1 £ 18.34 / 25g
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 10-03-2017
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Ethyl 2-methylacetoacetate
CAS 609-14-3
Molecular Formula C7H12O3
Formula Weight 144.17
MDL Number MFCD00009164
Beilstein 1071742
Synonym 2-Methylacetoacetic acid ethyl ester

Specification

Formula Weight 144.17
Chemical Name or Material Ethyl 2-methylacetoacetate
TSCA TSCA
Assay 95%
Molecular Formula C7H12O3
MDL Number MFCD00009164
CAS 609-14-3
Beilstein 1071742
Synonym 2-Methylacetoacetic acid ethyl ester
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Boiling Point 185°C
Melting Point −45°C
Odor Ester-like
Quantity 25g
Flash Point 62°C (143°F)

Applications
Ethyl 2-methylacetoacetate is used in Japp-Klingemann reaction to prepare hydrazones from beta-keto acid and aryl diazonium salts. It is used as a precursor involved in the synthesis of ethylpyruvate phenylhydrazone via reaction with benzenediazonium chloride.

Solubility
Miscible with alcohol and ether. Silghtly miscible with water.

Notes
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents and strong bases.

Safety and Handling

Warning