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920-39-8 - Isopropylmagnesium bromide, 3M in 2-MeTHF - H54840 - Alfa Aesar

H54840 Isopropylmagnesium bromide, 3M in 2-MeTHF

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Isopropylmagnesium bromide, 3M in 2-MeTHF


Chemical Properties

Formula Weight
Air & Moisture Sensitive
Miscible with tetrahydorfuran and diethyl ether. Immiscible with hydrocarbons.


Isopropylmagnesium bromide is a Grignard reagent used in organic synthesis, especially for the introduction of iso-propyl group to carbonyl compounds. It is also used as a strong base in aprotic solvent.


Air and moisture sensitive. Incompatible with strong bases, strong oxidizing agents and strong acids.

Literature References

Du, B. X.; Quan, Z. J.; Da, Y. X.; Zhang, Z.; Wang, X. C. Chemo-Controlled Cross-Coupling of Di(hetero)aryl Disulfides with Grignard Reagents: C-C vs. C-S Bond Formation. Adv. Synth. Catal. 2015, 357 (6), 1270-1276.

Roy, A.; Bhat, B. A.; Lepore, S. D. Organo-Manganese η2-Auxiliary Directed Reactions: A Diastereoselective Approach to 2, 3-Allenols. Org. Lett. 2015, 17 (4), 900-903.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H225-H261-H314-H318

Highly flammable liquid and vapour. In contact with water releases flammable gas. Causes severe skin burns and eye damage. Causes serious eye damage.

Precautionary Statements: P223-P210-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a

Keep away from any possible contact with water, because of violent reaction and possible flash fire. Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking. 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
Packing Group
Harmonized Tariff Code


  • A10173

    Trifluoromethanesulfonic acid, 98+%
  • A11716

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  • H51155

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  • H51156

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