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638447 Sigma-Aldrich

1,2-Dibromo-4,5-dimethylbenzene

97%

Synonym: 4,5-Dibromo-o-xylene

  • CAS Number 24932-48-7

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C8H8Br2

  • Molecular Weight 263.96

  •  MDL number MFCD00082743

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24882939

  •  NACRES NA.22

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Properties

Related Categories Aryl, Building Blocks, C8, Chemical Synthesis, Halogenated Hydrocarbons,
Quality Level   100
assay   97%
mp   85-89 °C (lit.)
SMILES string   Cc1cc(Br)c(Br)cc1C
InChI   1S/C8H8Br2/c1-5-3-7(9)8(10)4-6(5)2/h3-4H,1-2H3
InChI key   BCIDDURGCAHERU-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Description

General description

1,2-Dibromo-4,5-dimethylbenzene can be synthesized via bromination of o-xylene.

Application

1,2-Dibromo-4,5-dimethylbenzene can be used in the synthesis of alkylamino zinc(II)phthalocyanines, with potential application as photosensitizers in photodynamic therapy. It can also be used in the synthesis of 1,2-dibromo-4,5-bis(dibromomethyl)benzene via reaction with azobisisobutyronitrile.

Packaging

1, 5 g in glass bottle

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
GHS07  GHS07
Signal word 
Warning
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
Target organs 
Respiratory system
Personal Protective Equipment 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
WGK 3
Flash Point(F) 
Not applicable
Flash Point(C) 
Not applicable

Documents

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