POTASSIUM 2-METHYL-2-BUTOXIDE, 96%

Product Code: AKP647
CAS No: 41233-93-6
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Product data and descriptions listed are typical values, not intended to be used as specification.

  • Einecs Number

    255-272-5
  • Synonyms

    POTASSIUM t-AMYLATE
  • HMIS

    3-4-1-X
  • Molecular Formula

    C5H11KO
  • Molecular Weight (g/mol)

    126.24
  • Purity (%)

    96%
  • TSCA

    Yes
  • Boiling Point (˚C/mmHg)

    NA
  • Melting Point (˚C)

    >160° dec

Additional Properties

  • Hydrolytic Sensitivity

    8: reacts rapidly with moisture, water, protic solvents
  • Application

    More soluble strong base similar to potassium tert-butoxide. Used in synthesis of substituted xanthenes.1
    Employed in the preparation of a carbene ruthenium catalyst for olefin metathesis.2

    Reference

    1. Zavialov, I. A. et al. Org. Lett. 2004, 6, 2237.
    2. Jaafpour, L. Hillier, A. C.; Nolan, S. P. Organometallics 2002, 21, 442.

    Safety

  • Packaging Under

    Nitrogen