1,2-Bis(dimethylphosphino)ethane CAS 23936-60-9

Synonym: DMPE, Dimethyl-2-(dimethylphosphino)ethylphosphine, Ethylenebis(dimethylphosphine)

DMPE Chemical Structure

Purity methodby GC
Molecular weight150.14
AppearanceColorless liquid
Boiling point180oC
SensitivityAir, moisture
Molecular formulaC6H16P2

1,2-Bis(dimethylphosphino)ethane (CAS 23936-60-9) aka as DMPE, Dimethyl-2-(dimethylphosphino)ethylphosphine or Ethylenebis(dimethylphosphine) is a diphosphine ligand in coordination chemistry. Synthesis of DMPE has been reported (see the links below). Ereztech manufactures and sells this product in small and bulk volumes. Glass ampules (see below) or metal ampules are available for packaging. For additional analytical information or details about purchasing contact us at sales@ereztech.com

DMPE (CAS 23936-60-9) is air sensitive and should be stored under inert gas. If it’s exposed to the air damaging oxidization will clearly be visible. First picture shows the normal form of 1,2-Bis(dimethylphosphino)ethane (CAS 23936-60-9) and the second image shows a damaged structure of DMPE.

1,2-Bis(dimethylphosphino)ethane  Bisdimethylphosphinoethane CAS 23936-60-9 Damaged

Ereztech manufactures this product with the minimum assay purity of 97%. Available packages are glass ampules or metal containers.

Safety and regulations for 1,2-Bis(dimethylphosphino)ethane (CAS 23936-60-9)

Hazardous class3
Packing groupII
Transport descriptionFLAMMABLE LIQUID, N.O.S. (1,2-Bis(dimethylphosphino)ethane)
In TSCA registryNo (sold for research and development usage only)

First Aid Measures

General adviceConsult a physician. Show this safety data sheet to the doctor in attendance.Move out of dangerous area.
Eye contactRinse thoroughly with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes and consult a physician.
Skin contactWash off with soap and plenty of water. Consult a physician.
InhalationIf breathed in, move person into fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. Consult a physician.
If swallowedDo NOT induce vomiting. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. Rinse mouth with water. Consult a physician.

Available certificates of assurance (CoA)

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Lot #01/0037/15

External identifiers for DMPE (CAS 23936-60-9)

Pubchem CID141059
IUPAC NameEthane-1,2-diylbis(dimethylphosphane)
InchI Identifier

Known applications and external links

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Ereztech synthesizes and sells additional P-compounds.

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Alternative product names: DMPE, Dimethyl-2-(dimethylphosphino)ethylphosphine, Ethylenebis(dimethylphosphine)