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Alfa Aesar™ 1-Trimethylsilylmethanol, 98+%

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material 1-Trimethylsilylmethanol
CAS 3219-63-4
Molecular Formula (CH3)3SiCH2OH
Formula Weight 104.23g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00004596
UN Number UN1993
Beilstein 1731486
Synonym (Hydroxymethyl)trimethylsilane
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AAL0425103

 
alfa aesar™
L04251-03
1g CALL N/A N/A
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AAL0425106

 
alfa aesar™
L04251-06
5g CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Boiling Point 121° to 122°C
Quantity 1g
Flash Point 31°C (87°F)
Chemical Name or Material 1-Trimethylsilylmethanol
CAS 3219-63-4
Assay ≥98%
Molecular Formula (CH3)3SiCH2OH
Formula Weight 104.23g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00004596
UN Number UN1993
Beilstein 1731486
Synonym (Hydroxymethyl)trimethylsilane
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H226
Flammable liquid and vapor.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P210-P280-P240-P303+P361+P353-P403+P235-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
Ground/bond container and receiving equipment.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep cool.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: FLAMMABLE LIQUIDS, N.O.S.
RTECS Number PC4100000
TSCA TSCA

Applications
1-Trimethylsilylmethanol is used as nucleophile to resolve the racemate obtained from enantioselective esterification of naproxen (2-(6-methoxy-2-naphthyl) propionic acid) by lipases. It was also used as a nucleophilic hydroxymethylation agent.

Solubility
Fully miscible in water.

Notes
Store at 4°C. Incompatible with oxidizing agents. Store in cool place. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place.

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS P Statement
P210-P280-P240-P303+P361+P353-P403+P235-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
Ground/bond container and receiving equipment.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep cool.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H226
Flammable liquid and vapor.