3-Methyl-3-pentanol

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3-Methyl-3-pentanol[1]
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Identifiers
CAS number 77-74-7 YesY=
ChemSpider 6248 YesY
ChEMBL CHEMBL506184 YesY
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Properties
Molecular formula C6H14O
Molar mass 102.174 g/mol
Appearance colorless liquid
Density 0.8286 g/cm3 at 20 °C
Melting point −23.6 °C
Boiling point 122.4 °C
Solubility in water 45 g/L
Solubility miscible with ethanol, diethyl ether
Thermochemistry
Specific
heat capacity
C
293.4 J·mol-1·K-1 (liquid)
Hazards
MSDS http://www.sciencelab.com/msds.php?msdsId=9926087
Related compounds
Related compounds Hexanol
Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
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Infobox references

3-Methyl-3-pentanol (IUPAC name) is an organic chemical compound and a tertiary hexanol. It is used in the synthesis of the tranquilizer emylcamate.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Lide, David R. (1998), Handbook of Chemistry and Physics (87 ed.), Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press, pp. 3–400, 5–47, 8–106, ISBN 0-8493-0594-2 
  2. ^ Sittig, Marshall (1988), Pharmaceutical manufacturing encyclopedia 2 (2 ed.), William Andrew, pp. 555–556, ISBN 978-0-8155-1144-1, retrieved 2010-01-22