Alfa Aesar 1,3-Dithiane, 98%
Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar A1050522
1,3-Dithiane is used in umpolung reactions such as the Corey-Seebach reaction. It acts as a reagent for the deoxygenation of sulfoxides to their corresponding sulfides. Further, it is used as a protecting group for carbonyl compounds used in organic synthesis. It serves as a useful labeled synthon. In addition to this, it is used in the preparation of 2-ethyl-[1,3]dithiane.
Soluble in benzene, ether, chloroform and terahydrofuran. Slightly soluble in water.
Hygroscopic. Incompatible with strong bases and strong oxidizing agents.
|52° to 55°C|
|207° to 208°C|
Safety and Handling
SDS & Safety Documents
DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 9; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: AVIATION REGULATED SOLID, N.O.S.
RTECSNumber : JO5070000
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