Part Name: 2-Methylimidazole
CAS No: 693-98-1
M. F: C4H6N2
M. W: 82.1
White to white crystalline powder, hygroscopic, soluble in water, alcohol, soluble in acetone, DMF. Insoluble in benzene; Toxic and irritating and corrosive to the skin and mucous membranes. This product is used for the synthesis of metronidazole, dimetridazole, and epoxy resin curing agent.
|Melting point||142-143°C(lit. )|
|Boiling point||267-268°; C(lit. )|
|Vapour pressure||<1 mmHg (0°; C)|
|Flash point||155º; C |
Used in the production of metronidazole, two metronidazole and other intermediates, can be used as curing agents such as epoxy resins, auxiliaries for fiber fabrics, additives used in the preparation of foam plastics. This product is an intermediate of metronidazole, and also an epoxy resin and other curing agents.
Storage and transportation
Sealed in a cool, dry and ventilated place
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