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2-(TRIMETHYLSILYL)ETHOXYMETHYL CHLORIDE, 95%
Boiling Point: 57-9° / 8
EINECS Number: 278-483-4
Molecular Weight: 166.72
Alternative Name: SEM-CHLORIDE
Specific Gravity: 0.942
Flashpoint: 46°C (115°F)
HMIS Key: 4-3-1-X
Hydrolytic Sensitivity: 7: reacts slowly with moisture/water
Refractive Index: 1.4350
Application: Review of synthetic utility.1
Hydroxyl group protection reagent, cleaved with fluoride.2
Useful in the introduction of a protected hydroxymethyl moiety.3
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. 628-632.
2. Lipshutz, B. et al. Tetrahedron Lett. 1980, 21, 3343.
3. Eichelberger, U. et al. Tetrahedron 2002, 58, 545.
Fieser: F&F: Vol. 10, p 431; Vol. 15, p 344; Vol. 16, p 361.
Additional Properties: Stabilized with iPr2MeN