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63035 Sigma-Aldrich

Magnesium

purum, for Grignard reactions, ≥99.5%, turnings

  • CAS Number 7439-95-4

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) Mg

  • Molecular Weight 24.31

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 4948473

  •  EC Number 231-104-6

  •  MDL number MFCD00085308

  •  PubChem Substance ID 57651856

  •  NACRES NA.22

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Properties

Related Categories Alkali Metals, Chemical Synthesis, Magnesium, Materials Science, Metal and Ceramic Science,
Quality Level   100
vapor pressure   1 mmHg ( 621 °C)
grade   purum
assay   ≥99.5%
form   turnings
autoignition temp.   950 °F
reaction suitability   reaction type: Grignard Reaction
resistivity   4.46 μΩ-cm, 20°C
bp   1090 °C (lit.)
mp   648 °C (lit.)
density   1.74 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)
SMILES string   [Mg]
InChI   1S/Mg
InChI key   FYYHWMGAXLPEAU-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Description

Application

Magnesium turnings are mainly used to prepare Grignard reagent to synthesize a wide range of reaction intermediates.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
GHS02  GHS02
Signal word 
Danger
Hazard statements 
RIDADR 
UN 1869PSN1 4.1 / PGIII
WGK Germany 
nwg
RTECS 
OM2100000
Flash Point(F) 
Not applicable
Flash Point(C) 
Not applicable
Protocols & Articles

Articles

Mechanochemical Effect of Severe Plastic Deformations: Metal Alloys, Hydrides and Molecular Solids

Hydrogen, as an alternative to a traditional energy vector such as oil, coal and natural gas, has been the focus of research and development efforts in all technologically advanced countries of the w...
Jacques Huot1, Viktor Balema2
Material Matters Volume 5 Article 4
Keywords: Absorption, Addition reactions, Chemical reactions, Crystallization, Dehydrogenation, Hydrogenations, Industries, Oxidations, Reductions, Wittig Reaction

Peer-Reviewed Papers
15

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