Aluminum(III) tert-butoxide

CAS Number556-91-2
MFC4H13AlO
Synonims556-91-2

WIKI

HAZMATCLASS

UN2925
Hazmat Class4.1 (8)
PGII
Hazmat DescriptionFLAMMABLE SOLID, CORROSIVE, ORGANIC, N.O.S. (Aluminium tri-tert-butanolate)

DESCRIPTION

  • Physical Description

    Orange to dark-brown, crystalline solid.

  • Color

    Orange crystalline or dark brown microcrystalline

  • Boiling Point

    126°F (Decomposes)

  • Melting Point

    51 deg C (dec)

  • Solubility

    Soluble in ether and naphtha

  • Density

    1.78 at 25 deg C

  • Decomposition

    When the carbonyl is prepared (by rapid cooling) as a fine powder, it decomposes in air to give pyrophoric dodecacarbonyltetracobalt.