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Alfa Aesar™ 2,2,4-Trimethylpentane, 99%

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Quantity:
500mL
2500mL
540-84-1
C8H18
114.232
MFCD00008943
NHTMVDHEPJAVLT-UHFFFAOYSA-N
isooctane,isobutyltrimethylmethane,pentane, 2,2,4-trimethyl,iso-octane,2,4,4-trimethylpentane,unii-qab8f5669o,ch3 2chch2c ch3 3,2, 2, 4-trimethylpentane,i-octane,isobutyltrimethylethane
10907
CHEBI:62805
2,2,4-trimethylpentane
CC(C)CC(C)(C)C
540-84-1
C8H18
114.232
MFCD00008943
NHTMVDHEPJAVLT-UHFFFAOYSA-N
isooctane,isobutyltrimethylmethane,pentane, 2,2,4-trimethyl,iso-octane,2,4,4-trimethylpentane,unii-qab8f5669o,ch3 2chch2c ch3 3,2, 2, 4-trimethylpentane,i-octane,isobutyltrimethylethane
10907
CHEBI:62805
2,2,4-trimethylpentane
CC(C)CC(C)(C)C
Applications
2,2,4-Trimethylpentane is used as a solvent in spectrophotometric analysis and in organic synthesis. Due to its high antiknock octane number, it is widely employed as a standard reference fuel for octane ratings. It acts as an entrainer in azeotropic distillation as well as thinner. It is involved as processing aids in the petroleum industry.

Solubility
Miscible with benzene, toluene, xylene, chloroform, ether, carbon disulfide, carbon tetrachloride, DMF, acetone, heptane, and oils. Immiscible with water.

Notes
Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Keep away from sources of ignition. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.
Density 0.692
Refractive Index 1.391
Quantity 2500mL
Boiling Point 98°C to 99°C
Flash Point −7°C (19°F)
Odor Nearly Odorless
Melting Point -107°C
Linear Formula (CH3)2CHCH2C(CH3)3
UN Number UN1262
Beilstein 1696876
Merck Index 14,5193
Solubility Information Miscible with benzene,toluene,xylene,chloroform,ether,carbon disulfide,carbon tetrachloride,DMF,acetone,heptane,and oils. Immiscible with water.
Formula Weight 114.23
Percent Purity 99%
Chemical Name or Material 2,2,4-Trimethylpentane
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GHS H Statement
H225-H304-H315-H336
Highly flammable liquid and vapour.
May be fatal if swallowed and enters airways.
Causes skin irritation.
May cause drowsiness or dizziness.

P210-P233-P235-P240-P241-P242-P243-P260-P264b-P271-P280-P301+P310-P303+P361+P353-P304+P340-P305+P351+P338-P312-P314-P331-P332+P313-P363-P370+P378q-P501c

H225-H304-H315-H319-H336

DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: OCTANES

EINECSNumber : 208-759-1

RTECSNumber : SA3320000

TSCA : Yes

Recommended Storage : Ambient temperatures