Alfa Aesar™ Hexamethylbenzene, 99+%


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar™

Manufacturer Part Number: A10294-14

HEXAMETHYLBENZENE, 99+%25G

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 13-12-2016
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

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

Specification

Melting Point 163° to 167°C
Boiling Point 265°C
Quantity 25g
Chemical Name or Material Hexamethylbenzene
CAS 87-85-4
Assay ≥99%
Molecular Formula C12H18
Formula Weight 162.28g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00008523
Beilstein 1905834
Synonym Mellitene
Solubility Information Insoluble in water
RTECS Number DA3200000
TSCA TSCA

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.