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Product Code: AKA020

Cas No: 2269-22-9

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Boiling Point: 200-6° / 30

EINECS Number: 218-871-2

Molecular Weight: 246.32

Alternative Name: ALUMINUM TRI-sec-BUTOXIDE

Specific Gravity: 0.9671

Flashpoint: 27°C (81°F)

HMIS Key: 2-3-1-X

Hydrolytic Sensitivity: 8: reacts rapidly with moisture, water, protic solvents

Formula: C12H27AlO3

Refractive Index: 1.438


Application: Employed in preparation of alumina sols and ceramers1,2 and cordierties.3
Primer for adhesives on mild steel.4
Used to make specialty, solid and recyclable catalyst systems for oxidations,5 azide cycloadditions,6 and oxidation and amination of hydroquinones.8

Reference: 1. Wang, B. et al. Polym. Prepr. 1989, 30, 146.
2. Aryal, A. et al. "Better Ceramics Through Chemistry III" Brinker, Ed. MRS, 1989, p239.
3. Okuyama, M. J. Mater. Res. 1992, 7, 280.
4. Menon, B. et al. in "Silanes & Other Coupling Agents" Mittal, K. Ed. VSP, 1993, p569.
5. Kim, W.-H.; Park, I. S.; Park, J. Org. Lett. 2006, 8, 2543.
6. Park, I. S. et al. Org. Lett. 2008, 10, 497.
7. Kim, S.; Kim, D.; Park, J. Adv. Synth. Catal. 2009, 351, 2573.

Additional Properties: Molecular complexity: 2.4
?Hvap: 21.5 kcal/mole