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B25401 Sigma-Aldrich

Benzyl mercaptan

99%

Synonym: α-Toluenethiol, α-Tolyl mercaptan, Benzenemethanethiol

  • CAS Number 100-53-8

  • Linear Formula C6H5CH2SH

  • Molecular Weight 124.20

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 605864

  •  EC Number 202-862-5

  •  MDL number MFCD00004867

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24891657

  •  NACRES NA.22

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Properties

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Quality Level   100
vapor density   >4 (vs air)
assay   99%
refractive index   n20/D 1.575 (lit.)
bp   194-195 °C (lit.)
density   1.058 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)
SMILES string   SCc1ccccc1
InChI   1S/C7H8S/c8-6-7-4-2-1-3-5-7/h1-5,8H,6H2
InChI key   UENWRTRMUIOCKN-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Description

Application

Benzyl mercaptan can be used as:
• A nucleophilic reagent in the cleavage of proanthocyanidins into their constitutive subunits.
• A reactant in the synthesis of dithiocarboxylic esters in the presence of phosphorus pentasulfide as a catalyst.
• A modifier to functionalize the surface of CNT for enhanced interaction with Pt-nanoparticles.

Packaging

5, 100 g in glass bottle

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
Signal word 
Danger
Hazard statements 
RIDADR 
UN2810 - class 6.1 - PG 2 - EHS - Toxic, liquids, organic, n.o.s., HI: all
WGK Germany 
WGK 3

Documents

Certificate of Analysis (COA)

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Certificate of Origin (COO)

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Protocols & Articles
Peer-Reviewed Papers
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References

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