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Alfa Aesar™ 2,2-Dimethoxypropane, 98%

$53.49 - $173.28

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material 2,2-Dimethoxypropane
CAS 77-76-9
Molecular Formula (CH3O)2C(CH3)2
Formula Weight 104.15
MDL Number MFCD00008479
UN Number UN3271
Beilstein 635678
Synonym Acetone dimethyl acetal
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AAA13810AP

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alfa aesar
A13810AP*
500mL Each for $53.49

AAA138100F

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alfa aesar™
A138100F
2500mL Each for $173.28
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 104.15
Quantity 500mL
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Assay 98%
UN Number UN3271
MDL Number MFCD00008479
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P210-P305+P351+P338
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H225-H319
Highly flammable liquid and vapour.
Causes serious eye irritation.
Beilstein 635678
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: ETHERS, N.O.S.
TSCA TSCA
Physical Form Liquid
Assay Percent Range 98%
Chemical Name or Material 2, 2-Dimethoxypropane
Molecular Formula (CH3O)2C(CH3)2
CAS 77-76-9
Density 0.848

Applications
2,2-Dimethoxypropane acts as a dehydrating agent. It also serves as an intermediate in the synthesis of vitamin E, vitamin A and various carotenoids such as astaxanthin. It is used as a reagent for the preparation of 1,2-diols, acetonides, isopropylidene derivatives of sugars, nucleosides, methyl esters of amino acids and enol ethers.

Solubility
Soluble in benzene, carbon tetrachloride, ethyl ether and n-butane, methanol. Moderately soluble in water.

Notes
Incompatible with oxidizing agents and acids.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P210-P305+P351+P338
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.

GHS H Statement
H225-H319
Highly flammable liquid and vapour.
Causes serious eye irritation.