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Methyl 4-(bromomethyl)benzoate, 98%, Thermo Scientific™

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2417-72-3
C9H9BrO2
229.07
MFCD00032453
NLWBJPPMPLPZIE-UHFFFAOYSA-N
methyl 4-bromomethyl benzoate, 4-bromomethylbenzoic acid methyl ester, methyl4-bromomethyl benzoate, benzoic acid, 4-bromomethyl-, methyl ester, 4-bromomethyl benzoic acid methyl ester, p-methoxycarbonyl benzyl bromide, methyl p-bromomethyl benzoate, 4-bromomethyl-benzoic acid methyl ester, 4-carbomethoxybenzyl bromide
256687
methyl 4-(bromomethyl)benzoate
COC(=O)C1=CC=C(CBr)C=C1
2417-72-3
C9H9BrO2
229.07
MFCD00032453
NLWBJPPMPLPZIE-UHFFFAOYSA-N
methyl 4-bromomethyl benzoate, 4-bromomethylbenzoic acid methyl ester, methyl4-bromomethyl benzoate, benzoic acid, 4-bromomethyl-, methyl ester, 4-bromomethyl benzoic acid methyl ester, p-methoxycarbonyl benzyl bromide, methyl p-bromomethyl benzoate, 4-bromomethyl-benzoic acid methyl ester, 4-carbomethoxybenzyl bromide
256687
methyl 4-(bromomethyl)benzoate
COC(=O)C1=CC=C(CBr)C=C1

This Thermo Scientific brand product was originally part of the Alfa Aesar product portfolio. Some documentation and label information may refer to the legacy brand. The original Alfa Aesar product / item code or SKU reference has not changed as a part of the brand transition to Thermo Scientific.

Applications
Methyl 4-(bromomethyl)benzoate is used in the preparation of potential anti-HIV agents. It i s also used as a catalyst for rearrangement of benzylthiothiazoline derivatives in the preparation aldose reductase inhibitors.

Solubility
Lowly soluble in water, highly soluble in ethanol and ether, not soluble in halogenated organic solvents

Notes
Store in cool place. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Air sensitive. Handle and store under inert gas. Keep away from strong oxidizing agents, strong bases. Stable under recommended storage conditions.
Melting Point 53°C to 58°C
Boiling Point 130°C to 135°C (2mmHg)
UN Number UN1759
Beilstein 1867272
Quantity 5g
Solubility Information Lowly soluble in water,highly soluble in ethanol and ether,not soluble in halogenated organic solvents
Formula Weight 229.07
Percent Purity 98%
Chemical Name or Material Methyl 4- (bromomethyl)benzoate

GHS H Statement
H314-H318
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Causes serious eye damage.

P260-P264b-P270-P271-P280-P285-P301+P312-P303+P361+P353-P304+P340-P305+P351+P338-P310-P330-P363-P501c

H302-H314-H334-H335

DOTInformation : Hazard Class: 8; Packaging Group: II

EINECSNumber : 000-000-0

TSCA : No

RUO – Research Use Only