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Alfa Aesar™ Zinc trifluoromethanesulfonate, 98%

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Zinc trifluoromethanesulfonate
CAS 54010-75-2
Molecular Formula C2F6O6S2Zn
Linear Formula (CF3SO3)2Zn
Formula Weight 363.51
MDL Number MFCD00013229
UN Number UN3261
Beilstein 4028195
Synonym Trifluoromethanesulfonic acid zinc salt; Zinc triflate
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AAL1596906

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alfa aesar™
L1596906
5g CALL N/A N/A
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AAL1596914

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alfa aesar™
L1596914
25g CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 363.51
Chemical Name or Material Zinc trifluoromethanesulfonate
MDL Number MFCD00013229
Beilstein 4028195
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P260-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P301+P330+P331-P405-P501a
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
IF SWALLOWED: Rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
TSCA TSCA
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Melting Point >300°C
Synonym Trifluoromethanesulfonic acid zinc salt; Zinc triflate
Assay 98%
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H314-H318
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Causes serious eye damage.
UN Number UN3261
Linear Formula (CF3SO3)2Zn
Quantity 5g
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 8; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: CORROSIVE SOLID, ACIDIC, ORGANIC, N.O.S.
Molecular Formula C2F6O6S2Zn
CAS 54010-75-2

Applications
Zinc trifluoromethanesulfonate acts as a catalyst for the preparation of dithioketals. It is used as a Lewis acid catalyst in silylation reactions. It is also used as a catalyst for greener amine synthesis by reductive amination with hydrogen gas.

Solubility
Soluble in water and acetonitrile. Slightly soluble in methanol. Insoluble in dichloromethane.

Notes
Hygroscopic. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents and acids.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P260-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P301+P330+P331-P405-P501a
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
IF SWALLOWED: Rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H314-H318
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Causes serious eye damage.