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Alfa Aesar™ 2,5-Hexanedione, 97%

$39.49 - $235.05

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material 2,5-Hexanedione
CAS 110-13-4
Molecular Formula C6H10O2
Formula Weight 114.15
MDL Number MFCD00008792
Beilstein 506525
Merck Index 14,71
Synonym Acetonylacetone
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AAB2568636

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alfa aesar™
B2568636
500g Each for $235.05

AAB2568614

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alfa aesar™
B2568614
25g Each for $39.49

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alfa aesar™
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 114.15
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Molecular Formula C6H10O2
TSCA TSCA
Boiling Point 192° to 193°C
CAS 110-13-4
Chemical Name or Material 2,5-Hexanedione
Synonym Acetonylacetone
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H361-H373-H302-H332-H315-H319-H335-H227
Suspected of damaging fertility or the unborn child.
May cause damage to organs through prolonged or repeated exposure.
Harmful if swallowed.
Harmful if inhaled.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Combustible liquid.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P210-P260-P261-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
RTECS Number MO3150000
Flash Point 78°C (172°F)
Quantity 500g
Merck Index 14,71
Assay 97%
Beilstein 506525
Melting Point −6°C
MDL Number MFCD00008792

Applications
2,5-Hexanedione is used as a reagent in the preparation of trans-2,5-dimethylpyrrolidine. It is also used in the synthesis of 2,5-dimethylpyrroles. Further, it plays an important role as a reagent used for the protection of amino groups in amino sugars and nucleosides. In addition to this, it is used in the preparation of five-membered heterocycles like indane-type and benzannulated systems. It is also employed as a precursor in Diels-alder cycloaddition reactions.

Solubility
Miscible with alcohol, water and diethyl ether.

Notes
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, strong bases, metals and strong reducing agents.

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS P Statement
P210-P260-P261-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H361-H373-H302-H332-H315-H319-H335-H227
Suspected of damaging fertility or the unborn child.
May cause damage to organs through prolonged or repeated exposure.
Harmful if swallowed.
Harmful if inhaled.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Combustible liquid.