Alfa Aesar™ Hexamethylbenzene, 99+%


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar™

Manufacturer Part Number: A10294.14

UNSPSC: 12352005

Code: NEW

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


Quantity 25g

Product Code. 11458890

Quantity Price
1 £ 260.76 / 25g
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 13-03-2017
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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
Beilstein 1905834
CAS 87-85-4
MDL Number MFCD00008523
Assay ≥99%
Solubility Information Insoluble in water
RTECS Number DA3200000
Melting Point 163° to 167°C
Quantity 25g
Molecular Formula C12H18
Boiling Point 265°C
Synonym Mellitene

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.