Alfa Aesar™ Hexamethylbenzene, 99+%


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar™

Manufacturer Part Number: A10294.06

HEXAMETHYLBENZENE, 99% 5G

UNSPSC: 12352005

Code: NEW

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 87-85-4 Weight: 0.01000kg


Quantity 5g

Product Code. 11464033

Quantity Price
1 £ 57.03 / 5g
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 09-03-2017
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Hexamethylbenzene
CAS 87-85-4
Molecular Formula C12H18
Formula Weight 162.28
MDL Number MFCD00008523
Beilstein 1905834
Synonym Mellitene

Specification

Formula Weight 162.28
Chemical Name or Material Hexamethylbenzene
TSCA TSCA
Assay ≥99%
Molecular Formula C12H18
MDL Number MFCD00008523
CAS 87-85-4
Beilstein 1905834
Synonym Mellitene
Solubility Information Insoluble in water
RTECS Number DA3200000
Boiling Point 265°C
Melting Point 163° to 167°C
Quantity 5g

Applications
Hexamethylbenzene is used as pharmaceutical intermediates, in organic synthesis of compounds, as a solvent for He-NMR spectroscopy. Used as a ligand in organometallic chemistry. Reaction with dimethyldioxirane, gives the major product, an unusual oxepane triepoxide.

Solubility
Insoluble in water

Notes
Incompatible with nitromethane, strong oxidizing agents.