Alfa Aesar™ 2,5-Dimethyl-2,5-hexanediol, 97%
Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar™ A1198422
It is used as an intermediate in the preparation of 2.5-Dimethyl-2.5-bis(tertbutyl-peroxy)hexane to produce polyethylene copolymers and polyethylene rubbers. It is also used in the synthesis of six- and seven-membered heterocyclic boron compounds containing intramolecular N-B bond.
Soluble in water 20°C 140g/L.
Store away from acid chloride, acid anhydrides and oxidizing agents. Keep the container tightly closed.
|87°C to 91°C|
|214°C to 215°C|
Safety and Handling
GHS H Statement
Causes serious eye irritation.
GHS P Statement
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes.
Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
TSCA : TSCA