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Alfa Aesar™ Pinacol, 99%

$53.49 - $560.51

Chemical Identifiers

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

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alfa aesar™
B2500614
25g Each for $53.49

AAB2500622

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alfa aesar™
B2500622
100g Each for $131.23

AAB2500636

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alfa aesar™
B2500636
500g Each for $560.51
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 118.18
Quantity 25g
Synonym 2,3-Dimethyl-2,3-butanediol; Tetramethylethylene glycol
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Chemical Name or Material Pinacol
Flash Point 77°C (170°F)
Beilstein 1340501
Melting Point 42° to 45°C
TSCA TSCA
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.
Boiling Point 171° to 172°C
Merck Index 14,7439
RTECS Number EK1720000
Molecular Formula C6H14O2
MDL Number MFCD00004462
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H315-H319
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
Assay 99%
CAS 76-09-5

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.