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108014 Sigma-Aldrich

Benzyl ether

98%

Synonym: Dibenzyl ether

  • CAS Number 103-50-4

  • Linear Formula (C6H5CH2)2O

  • Molecular Weight 198.26

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 1911156

  •  EC Number 203-118-2

  •  MDL number MFCD00004780

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24846794

  •  NACRES NA.22

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Properties

Related Categories Building Blocks, C14, Chemical Synthesis, Ethers, Organic Building Blocks,
Quality Level   100
assay   98%
refractive index   n20/D 1.561 (lit.)
bp   298 °C (lit.)
mp   1.5-3.5 °C (lit.)
solubility   H2O: insoluble
  acetone: miscible
  chloroform: miscible
  diethyl ether: miscible
  ethanol: miscible
density   1.043 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)
SMILES string   C(OCc1ccccc1)c2ccccc2
InChI   1S/C14H14O/c1-3-7-13(8-4-1)11-15-12-14-9-5-2-6-10-14/h1-10H,11-12H2
InChI key   MHDVGSVTJDSBDK-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Description

General description

Benzyl ether is a plasticizer for nitrocellulose and a solvent in perfumery.

Application

Benzyl ether was used as an effective GFP friendly tissue clearing medium for mouse brains. It was used in a study to develop a detailed protocol for performing 3D imaging of solvent-cleared organs and its application to various microscopy techniques.

Packaging

1, 3 kg in glass bottle

25 g in glass bottle

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
Signal word 
Warning
Hazard statements 
RIDADR 
UN 3082 9 / PGIII
WGK Germany 
WGK 2
Flash Point(F) 
278.6 °F - Pensky-Martens closed cup
Flash Point(C) 
137 °C - Pensky-Martens closed cup

Documents

Certificate of Analysis (COA)

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Protocols & Articles

Articles

Chemical Synthesis of Monodisperse Magnetic Nanoparticles

Magnetic nanoparticles have attracted tremendous attention due to their novel properties and their potential applications in magnetic recording, magnetic energy storage and biomedicine.1-3 Thanks to ...
Sheng Peng, Shouheng Sun
Material Matters 2009, 4.1, 14.
Keywords: Applications, Chemical vapor deposition, Deposition, Diffusion, Magnetic resonance imaging, Magnetic resonance spectroscopy, Mass spectrometry, Methods, Microscopy, Nucleic acid annealing, Oxidations, Precipitation, Reductions, Scanning electron microscopy, Transmission electron microscopy

Peer-Reviewed Papers
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