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P7754

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Acetylacetone

ReagentPlus®, ≥99%

Synonym(s):
2,4-Pentanedione
Linear Formula:
CH3COCH2COCH3
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
100.12
Beilstein:
741937
EC Number:
MDL number:
eCl@ss:
39021208
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.21

Quality Level

vapor density

3.5 (vs air)

vapor pressure

6 mmHg ( 20 °C)

product line

ReagentPlus®

assay

≥99%

form

liquid

autoignition temp.

662 °F

expl. lim.

11.4 %

refractive index

n20/D 1.452 (lit.)

pH

6 (20 °C, 200 g/L)

bp

140.4 °C (lit.)

mp

−23 °C (lit.)

density

0.975 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

SMILES string

CC(=O)CC(C)=O

InChI

1S/C5H8O2/c1-4(6)3-5(2)7/h3H2,1-2H3

InChI key

YRKCREAYFQTBPV-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Gene Information

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Packaging

1 L in glass bottle
100, 500 mL in glass bottle
Packaged in glass bottles

Application

Acetylacetone is used as transition-metal chelating agent.

Legal Information

ReagentPlus is a registered trademark of Sigma-Aldrich Co. LLC

Pictograms

FlameSkull and crossbones

Signal Word

Danger

Hazard Statements

Hazard Classifications

Acute Tox. 3 Dermal - Acute Tox. 3 Inhalation - Acute Tox. 4 Oral - Flam. Liq. 3

Storage Class Code

3 - Flammable liquids

WGK

WGK 1

Flash Point(F)

95.0 °F - closed cup

Flash Point(C)

35 °C - closed cup

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Certificate of Origin

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Rolando R Lozada-García et al.
Physical chemistry chemical physics : PCCP, 14(10), 3450-3459 (2012-02-07)
The photochemistry of the chelated enol form of acetylacetone (AcAc) was investigated by UV excitation of the S(2) state at 266 nm in parahydrogen matrices, complemented by experiments in neon and normal hydrogen matrices. Infrared (IR) spectroscopy, combined with theoretical
Zhenkun Sun et al.
Journal of the American Chemical Society, 134(42), 17653-17660 (2012-10-02)
The organization of different nano objects with tunable sizes, morphologies, and functions into integrated nanostructures is critical to the development of novel nanosystems that display high performances in sensing, catalysis, and so on. Herein, using acetylacetone as a chelating agent
Heaweon Park et al.
Inorganic chemistry, 50(23), 11978-11989 (2011-11-01)
A series of high-spin iron(II) β-diketonato complexes have been prepared and characterized with the intent of modeling the substrate-bound form of the enzyme acetylacetone dioxygenase (Dke1). The Dke1 active site features an Fe(II) center coordinated by three histidine residues in
Senthil Narayanaperumal et al.
Ultrasonics sonochemistry, 20(3), 793-798 (2012-12-12)
A task-specific ionic liquid (TSIL) has been introduced as a recyclable catalyst in Michael addition. A series of nitroalkenes and various C-based nucleophiles were reacted in the presence of 30mol% of recyclable basic-functionalized ionic liquid. Good to excellent yields were
Giuliano Alagona et al.
Physical chemistry chemical physics : PCCP, 12(35), 10173-10188 (2010-08-03)
The catalytic effect of explicit water molecules on the keto-enol tautomerism in a system of biological interest (enolpyruvate) has been investigated at the B3LYP/6-31++G** level by exploring the potential energy surface in the presence of 1 or 2 water molecules

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