Merck
All Photos(1)

676934

Sigma-Aldrich

1,4-Dioxane

ACS reagent, ≥99.0%

Synonym(s):
Diethylene oxide, Dioxane
Empirical Formula (Hill Notation):
C4H8O2
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
88.11
Beilstein:
102551
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.21

Quality Level

grade

ACS reagent

vapor density

3 (vs air)

vapor pressure

27 mmHg ( 20 °C)
40 mmHg ( 25 °C)

assay

≥99.0%

form

liquid

autoignition temp.

356 °F

expl. lim.

22 %

technique(s)

thin layer chromatography (TLC): suitable

impurities

≤0.0016 meq/g Titr. acid
≤0.005% Peroxide as (H2O2)
≤0.01% Carbonyl (as HCHO)
≤0.05% water

evapn. residue

≤0.005%

color

APHA: ≤20

refractive index

n20/D 1.422 (lit.)

pH

6.0-8 (20 °C, 500 g/L)

bp

100-102 °C (lit.)

mp

10-12 °C (lit.)

transition temp

freezing point ≥11.0

density

1.034 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

SMILES string

C1COCCO1

InChI

1S/C4H8O2/c1-2-6-4-3-5-1/h1-4H2

InChI key

RYHBNJHYFVUHQT-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Looking for similar products? Visit Product Comparison Guide

Related Categories

General description

1,4-Dioxane is widely used as a solvent for various organic compounds in industry. It is a non-biodegradable contaminant found in industrial effluents. Its oxidative degradation by using oxygen and ozone has been useful in converting it into biodegradable products, which can be easily removed by conventional methods.

Application

1,4-Dioxane may be employed as solvent in the synthesis of N-(4-(prop-2-ynyloxy)phenyl)acetamide and 3-(4-(prop-2-ynyloxy)phenyl)-3,4-dihydro-2H-benzo[e][1,3]oxazine.

Packaging

1, 4 L in aluminum bottle

Signal Word

Danger

Hazard Statements

Hazard Classifications

Carc. 1B - Eye Irrit. 2 - Flam. Liq. 2 - STOT SE 3

Target Organs

Respiratory system

Supplementary Hazards

Storage Class Code

3 - Flammable liquids

WGK

WGK 2

Flash Point(F)

51.8 °F - closed cup

Flash Point(C)

11 °C - closed cup

Certificate of Analysis

Enter Lot Number to search for Certificate of Analysis (COA).

Certificate of Origin

Enter Lot Number to search for Certificate of Origin (COO).

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

Contact Technical Service