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M2659 Sigma-Aldrich

Melamine

99%

Synonym: 2,4,6-Triamino-1,3,5-triazine, sym-Triaminotriazine

  • CAS Number 108-78-1

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C3H6N6

  • Molecular Weight 126.12

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 124341

  •  EC Number 203-615-4

  •  MDL number MFCD00006055

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24896752

  •  NACRES NA.22

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Properties

Related Categories Building Blocks, Chemical Synthesis, Heterocyclic Building Blocks, Triazines
Quality Level   200
assay   99%
form   powder
mp   >300 °C (lit.)
solubility   water: soluble 25 mg/mL, clear to slightly hazy, colorless
storage temp.   room temp
SMILES string   Nc1nc(N)nc(N)n1
InChI   1S/C3H6N6/c4-1-7-2(5)9-3(6)8-1/h(H6,4,5,6,7,8,9)
InChI key   JDSHMPZPIAZGSV-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Description

Application

Melamine can be used as a:
• Reactant in the preparation of melamine trisulfonic acid (MTSA) which is used as a catalyst in various reactions.
• Nitrogen source for the large scale synthesis of nitrogen-doped graphene (NG).
• Heterogeneous catalyst in combination with lewis acid ZnI2 for conversion of carbon dioxide to cyclic carbonates.

Packaging

1, 3 kg in poly bottle

5, 100 g in poly bottle

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Personal Protective Equipment 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
WGK 1
RTECS 
OS0700000
Flash Point(F) 
572.0 °F - closed cup
Flash Point(C) 
300 °C - closed cup

Documents

Certificate of Analysis (COA)

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Certificate of Origin (COO)

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Protocols & Articles
Peer-Reviewed Papers
15

References

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