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Alfa Aesar™ Potassium phthalimide, 98+%

Manufacturer:  Alfa Aesar™ A111340E

Quantity 2500g

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Catalog No. AAA111340E


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Specifications

Description

Applications
Potassium phthalimide is used as an intermediate in the synthesis of N-alkylated phthalimides, which is involved in the preparation of primary amines (Gabriel synthesis) by the hydrolysis reaction. It is also used as an intermediate for synthetic indigo, pigments, dyes and pharmaceuticals. Further, it is employed as an organocatalyst for the cyanosilylation of various carbonyl compounds under extremely mild conditions. In addition to this, it serves as a reagent for the transformation of allyl- and alkyl halides into protected primary amines.

Solubility
Soluble in water.

Notes
Moisture sensitive. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents and strong acids.
Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

1074-82-4
185.23
3598719
Potassium phthalimide
C8H4KNO2
MFCD00005887
Phthalimide potassium salt

Specifications

1074-82-4
185.23
3598719
>300°C
Potassium phthalimide
C8H4KNO2
MFCD00005887
Phthalimide potassium salt
2500g
≥98%

Safety and Handling

SDS & Safety Documents

GHS H Statement
H315-H319-H335
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.

GHS P Statement
P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
Continue rinsing.
IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Warning

TSCA : TSCA

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