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Alfa Aesar™ Tetraphenylmethane, 96%

$118.14 - $1,550.46

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Tetraphenylmethane
CAS 630-76-2
Molecular Formula C25H20
Formula Weight 320.44
MDL Number MFCD00014428
Beilstein 1913557
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AAA1470606

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A1470606
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25g Each for $1,550.46
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 320.44
Chemical Name or Material Tetraphenylmethane
Assay 96%
Molecular Formula C25H20
MDL Number MFCD00014428
CAS 630-76-2
Beilstein 1913557
Solubility Information Insoluble in water
RTECS Number PB4050000
Boiling Point 431°C
Melting Point 280° to 285°C
Quantity 5g

Applications
Tetraphenylmethane is used to prepare a tetrapyridone tecton, which forms a diamondoid network with large internal chambers. It is also used in the preparation of 1-{4-[tris-(4-acetyl-phenyl)-methyl]-phenyl}-ethanone by Friedel-Crafts acylation reaction with acetyl chloride using aluminum chloride as catalyst.

Solubility
Insoluble in water.

Notes
Incompatible with oxidizing agents.