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Alfa Aesar™ Pinacol, 99%

$46.84 - $502.64

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Pinacol
CAS 76-09-5
Molecular Formula C6H14O2
Formula Weight 118.18g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00004462
Beilstein 1340501
Merck Index 14,7439
Synonym 2,3-Dimethyl-2,3-butanediol; Tetramethylethylene glycol
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AAB2500614

 
alfa aesar™
B25006-14
25g Each for $46.84

AAB2500622

 
alfa aesar™
B25006-22
100g Each for $124.72

AAB2500636

 
alfa aesar™
B25006-36
500g Each for $502.64
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Melting Point 42° to 45°C
Boiling Point 171° to 172°C
Quantity 25g
Flash Point 77°C (170°F)
Chemical Name or Material Pinacol
CAS 76-09-5
Assay 99%
Molecular Formula C6H14O2
Formula Weight 118.18g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00004462
Beilstein 1340501
Merck Index 14,7439
Synonym 2,3-Dimethyl-2,3-butanediol; Tetramethylethylene glycol
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H315-H319
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P280-P305+P351+P338-P362-P321-P332+P313-P337+P313
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Take off contaminated clothing and wash before reuse.
Specific treatment (see label).
If skin irritation occurs: Get medical advice/attention.
If eye irritation persists: Get medical advice/attention.
RTECS Number EK1720000
TSCA TSCA

Applications
Pinacol is used in the preparation of synthetic intermediates like pinacolborane, bis(pinacolato)diboron and pinacolchloroborane by reaction with boron trichloride. Further, it plays an important role as an intermediate for biologically active compounds like antiviral, antibacterial, antifungal and antituberculous.

Solubility
Soluble in hot water, alcohol, and diethyl ether.

Notes
Hygroscopic. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, strong bases and strong acids.

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS P Statement
P280-P305+P351+P338-P362-P321-P332+P313-P337+P313
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Take off contaminated clothing and wash before reuse.
Specific treatment (see label).
If skin irritation occurs: Get medical advice/attention.
If eye irritation persists: Get medical advice/attention.

GHS H Statement
H315-H319
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.