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226831 Sigma-Aldrich

Silver(I) oxide

≥99.99% trace metals basis

Synonym: Argentous oxide, Disilver monoxide, Disilver oxide

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Properties

Related Categories Catalysis and Inorganic Chemistry, Chemical Synthesis, Materials Science, Metal and Ceramic Science, Oxides,
assay   ≥99.99% trace metals basis
form   powder and chunks
reaction suitability   reagent type: catalyst
core: silver
storage temp.   room temp
SMILES string   [Ag]O[Ag]
InChI   1S/2Ag.O
InChI key   KHJDQHIZCZTCAE-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Description

Application

Oxidizing agent for the generation of lactones from diols. Mediates monoprotection of symmetrical diols with alkyl halides in good to excellent yield.

Stoichiometric quantities of Ag2O convert tertiary bromides to esters, ethers, and amines.

Packaging

1 g in glass bottle

5, 25 g in amber poly bottle

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
Signal word 
Danger
Hazard statements 
Personal Protective Equipment 
RIDADR 
UN1479 - class 5.1 - PG 1 - EHS - Oxidizing solid, n.o.s., HI: all
WGK Germany 
WGK 2
RTECS 
VW4900000
Flash Point(F) 
Not applicable
Flash Point(C) 
Not applicable

Documents

Certificate of Analysis (COA)

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Protocols & Articles

Articles

Oxidizing and Reducing Agents

Oxidation and reduction reactions are some of the most common transformations encountered in organic synthesis, and are some of the organic chemist’s most powerful tools for creating novel products. ...
ChemFiles Volume 1 Article 3
Keywords: Organic synthesis, Oxidations, Reductions

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