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Alfa Aesar™ Dimedone, 98%

$34.43 - $351.01

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Dimedone
CAS 126-81-8
Molecular Formula C8H12O2
Formula Weight 140.18g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00001588
Beilstein 471489
Merck Index 14,3242
Synonym 5,5-Dimethyl-1,3-cyclohexanedione
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AAA1014014

 
alfa aesar™
A10140-14
25g Each for $34.43

AAA1014022

 
alfa aesar™
A10140-22
100g Each for $100.04

AAA1014036

 
alfa aesar™
A10140-36
500g Each for $351.01
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Melting Point 146° to 150°C
Quantity 25g
Chemical Name or Material Dimedone
CAS 126-81-8
Assay 98%
Molecular Formula C8H12O2
Formula Weight 140.18g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00001588
Beilstein 471489
Merck Index 14,3242
Synonym 5,5-Dimethyl-1,3-cyclohexanedione
RTECS Number GV0345000
TSCA TSCA

Applications
Reagent used in synthesis of fused 3-methylfuransDimedone is used in organic chemistry to identify the presence of aldehyde group. It is also used as a catalyst in the formation of transition-metal complexes. Further, it is also employed in colorimetry, crystallography, luminescence and spectrophotometric analysis. In addition to this, it is used in the synthesis of naturally occurring fused 3-methylfurans.

Solubility
Soluble in methanol, ethanol, benzene and chloroform. Slightly soluble in water.

Notes
Light sensitive. Incompatible with oxidizing agents, strong acids and strong bases.