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A16769 1,4-Cyclohexanedimethanol, cis + trans, 99%

CAS Number
105-08-8
Synonyms
1,4-Bis(hydroxymethyl)cyclohexane

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A16769-22 100g 19.60
A16769-36 500g 38.20
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1,4-Cyclohexanedimethanol, cis + trans, 99%

MDL
MFCD00001512
EINECS
203-268-9

Chemical Properties

Formula
C8H16O2
Formula Weight
144.21
Melting point
ca 30°
Boiling Point
282-284°
Flash Point
161°(322°F)
Density
1.04
Storage & Sensitivity
Ambient temperatures.
Solubility
Miscible with water, glycolether and ketones.

Applications

CHDM is a precursor to polyesters. It is one of the most important co-monomers for production of polyethylene terephthalate (PET), or polyethylene terephthalic ester (PETE).

Notes

Store in cool place. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Store away from strong oxidizing agents, water, moisture.

Literature References

S. Richard Turner. Development of amorphous copolyesters based on 1, 4-cyclohexanedimethanol. ournal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry. 2004, 42(24),5847-5852.

John Scheirs,; Timothy E. Long,; S. R. Turner, R. W. Seymour,; J. R. Dombroski. Amorphous and Crystalline Polyesters Based on 1,4-Cyclohexanedimethanol. Modern Polyesters: Chemistry and Technology of Polyesters and Copolyesters.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H319

Causes serious eye irritation.

Precautionary Statements: P264b-P280i-P305+P351+P338

Wash face, hands and any exposed skin thoroughly after handling Wear eye/face protection. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.

Other References

Beilstein
1902271
Harmonized Tariff Code
2906.19
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
GU9800000

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