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41394 Potassium tert-pentyloxide, 14-18% w/v in cyclohexane

CAS Number
41233-93-6
Synonyms
Potassium tert-amylate
Potassium 2-methyl-2-butoxide

Stock No. Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
41394-14 25g 86.70
41394-22 100g 270.00
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Potassium tert-pentyloxide, 14-18% w/v in cyclohexane

MDL
MFCD00064808
EINECS
255-272-5

Chemical Properties

Formula
C5H11KO
Formula Weight
126.24
Form
Liquid
Flash Point
-18°(0°F)
Density
0.80
Storage & Sensitivity
Moisture Sensitive. Air Sensitive. Ambient temperatures.
Solubility
Reacts with water.

Applications

Potassium tert-pentyloxide is used in wide range of applications in organic synthesis, agrochemicals, pharmaceuticals, colorants and aroma chemicals. It is also used in manufacturing detergents and biodiesel. They also act as catalysts in polymerization and isomerizations.

Notes

Store in cool, dry place in tightly closed container. With good ventilation. Hygroscopic. Store oxidizing agents and water.

Literature References

Wei Liu,; Lige Xu.Ligand-controlled chemoselectivity in potassium tert-amylate-promoted direct C-H arylation of unactivated benzene with aryl halides. Tetrahedron. 2015, 71 (30), 4974-4981.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H225-H313-H314-H318-H336-H304

Highly flammable liquid and vapour. May be harmful in contact with skin. Causes severe skin burns and eye damage. Causes serious eye damage. May cause drowsiness or dizziness. May be fatal if swallowed and enters airways.

Precautionary Statements: P210-P301+P310a-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a

Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking. IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER/doctor 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. Store locked up. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Other References

Hazard Class
3
Packing Group
II
Harmonized Tariff Code
2905.19
TSCA
Yes

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