• USA Home
  • 364037 - α-Hydroxy-γ-butyrolactone

EMAIL THIS PAGE TO A FRIEND
364037 Aldrich

α-Hydroxy-γ-butyrolactone

technical grade

Synonym: 4,5-Dihydro-3-hydroxy-2(3H)-furanone

Purchase

Properties

Related Categories Building Blocks, Carbonyl Compounds, Chemical Synthesis, Lactones, Organic Building Blocks More...
grade   technical grade
InChI Key   FWIBCWKHNZBDLS-UHFFFAOYSA-N
refractive index   n20/D 1.468(lit.)
bp   133 °C/10 mmHg(lit.)
density   1.309 g/mL at 25 °C(lit.)

Description

Packaging

5 g in glass bottle

Application

α-Hydroxy-γ-butyrolactone may be employed as starting reagent in the synthesis of series of seco-pseudonucleoside synthons via aminolysis. It may be employed as starting reagent in the synthesis of enantiomerically pure orthogonally protected δ-azaproline, via Mitsunobu reaction.

General description

α-Hydroxy-γ-butyrolactone is a 5-membered cyclic ester. It was obtained via tin-conversion of biomass-derived 1,3-dihydroxyacetone (DHA) and formaldehyde.

Price and Availability

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
3
Flash Point(F) 
235.4 °F
Flash Point(C) 
113 °C
Protocols & Articles
Peer-Reviewed Papers
15

References

Related Products

Technical Service:

Our team of scientists has experience in all areas of research including Life Science, Material Science, Chemical Synthesis, Chromatography, Analytical and many others.

Bulk Ordering & Pricing:

Need larger quantities for your development, manufacturing or research applications?