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Product Code: SIT7900.0

Cas No: 2554-06-5

R&D quantities:

100 g
25 g
2 kg

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Boiling Point: 110° / 10

EINECS Number: 219-863-1

Melting Point: -43°

Molecular Weight: 344.66

Specific Gravity: 0.998

Flashpoint: 112°C (234°F)

HMIS Key: 2-1-0-X

Hydrolytic Sensitivity: 4: no reaction with water under neutral conditions

Formula: C12H24O4Si4

Refractive Index: 1.4342


Application: Review of synthetic utility.1
Modifier for Pt-catalyst in 2-component RTVs.2
Core molecule for dendrimers.3
Excellent and inexpensive reagent for vinylations in cross-coupling reactions for the formation of styrenes and dienes.4,5,6
Extensive review on the use in silicon-based cross-coupling reactions.7

Reference: 1. Handbook of Reagents for Organic Synthesis, Reagents for Silicon-Mediated Organic Synthesis, Fuchs, P. L. Ed., John Wiley and Sons, Ltd., 2011, p. 484-487.
2. Kim, C. et al. Bull. Kor. Chem. Soc. 1997, 18, 164.
3. Broadbridge, R. et al. J. Chem. Soc., Chem. Commun. 1998, 1449.
4. Denmark, S. E.; Butler, C. R. Org. Lett. 2006, 8, 63.
5. Denmark, S. E.; Wang, Z. J. Organomet. Chem. 2001, 624, 372.
6. Denmark, S. E.; Wehrli, D. Org. Lett. 2000, 2, 565.
7. Denmark, S. E. et al. Organic Reactions, Vol. 75, Denmark, S. E. ed., John Wiley and Sons, 233, 2011.


Additional Properties: Undergoes ring-opening polymerization