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Alfa Aesar™ 1,3-Dihydroxyacetone dimer, 97%

$30.34 - $312.01

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material 1,3-Dihydroxyacetone dimer
CAS 62147-49-3
Molecular Formula C6H12O6
Formula Weight 180.16g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00051019
Beilstein 112910
Merck Index 14,3182
Synonym 2,5-Dihydroxy-1,4-dioxane-2,5-dimethanol
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Melting Point ≈75° to 82°C
Quantity 1000g
Chemical Name or Material 1,3-Dihydroxyacetone dimer
CAS 62147-49-3
Assay 97%
Molecular Formula C6H12O6
Formula Weight 180.16g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00051019
Beilstein 112910
Merck Index 14,3182
Synonym 2,5-Dihydroxy-1,4-dioxane-2,5-dimethanol
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H315-H319-H335
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
Recommended Storage 2° to 8°C

Applications
1,3-Dihydroxyacetone dimer is used as a catalytic agent and petrochemical additive. It is also used as a building block in organic synthesis. Further, it serves as a reagent in three-carbon nucleophilic or electrophilic component in various reactions.

Solubility
Soluble in ethanol, ethyl ether, acetone. Slightly soluble in water. Insoluble in ligroin.

Notes
Hygroscopic. Store in a cool place. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS P Statement
P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H315-H319-H335
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.

2° to 8°C