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Alfa Aesar™ (R)-(-)-2-Methyl-2,4-pentanediol, 98+%

$46.57 - $114.72

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material (R)-(-)-2-Methyl-2,4-pentanediol
CAS 99210-90-9
Molecular Formula C6H14O2
Formula Weight 118.18g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00064275
Beilstein 6051650
Synonym (R)-(-)-Hexylene glycol
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AAL1452303

 
alfa aesar™
L14523-03
1g Each for $114.72

AAL14523MD

 
alfa aesar™
L14523-MD
250mg Each for $46.57
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Boiling Point 197°C
Quantity 1g
Flash Point 93°C (199°F)
Optical Rotation −21° (Neat)
Chemical Name or Material (R)-(-)-2-Methyl-2,4-pentanediol
CAS 99210-90-9
Assay ≥98%
Molecular Formula C6H14O2
Formula Weight 118.18g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00064275
Beilstein 6051650
Synonym (R)-(-)-Hexylene glycol
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H315-H319-H227
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
Combustible liquid.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P210-P280-P305+P351+P338-P362-P403+P235-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
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.
Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep cool.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Applications
(R)-(-)-2-Methyl-2,4-pentanediol is used as a chiral reagent. Also used as intermediate for pharmaceutical.

Solubility
Fully miscible with water.

Notes
Hygroscopic, store away from water/moisture. Store in cool. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Store away from oxidizing agent.

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS P Statement
P210-P280-P305+P351+P338-P362-P403+P235-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
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.
Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep cool.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H315-H319-H227
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
Combustible liquid.