Butyltin Chloride Dihydroxide

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Butyltin Chloride Dihydroxide
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Butyltin Chloride Dihydroxide Properties (Theoretical)

Compound Formula C4H11O2Sn
Molecular Weight 245.29
Appearance White powder
Melting Point 130-144 °C (dec.)
Boiling Point N/A
Density 1.26 g/cm3
Solubility in H2O Insoluble
Storage Temperature Room temperature
Exact Mass 245.946959 g/mol
Monoisotopic Mass 245.946959 g/mol

Butyltin Chloride Dihydroxide Health & Safety Information

Signal Word Warning
Hazard Statements H302-H312-H315-H319-H332-H335
Hazard Codes Xi
Precautionary Statements P261-P280-P305+P351+P338
Risk Codes N/A
Safety Statements N/A
RTECS Number N/A
Transport Information NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 3
GHS Pictograms

About Butyltin Chloride Dihydroxide

Butyltin Chloride Dihydroxide (also known as Butylchlorodihydroxytin) is one of numerous organometallic compounds manufactured by American Elements under the trade name AE Organometallics™. Organometallics are useful reagents, catalysts, and precursor materials with applications in thin film deposition, industrial chemistry, pharmaceuticals, LED manufacturing, and others. American Elements supplies organometallic compounds in most volumes including bulk quantities and also can produce materials to customer specifications. Most materials can be produced in high and ultra high purity forms (99%, 99.9%, 99.99%, 99.999%, and higher) and to many standard grades when applicable including Mil Spec (military grade), ACS, Reagent and Technical Grades, Pharmaceutical Grades, Optical, Semiconductor, and Electronics Grades. Please request a quote above for more information on pricing and lead time.

Butyltin Chloride Dihydroxide Synonyms

Butylchlorodihydroxytin, Butyltin chloride hydroxide, Monobutyltin dihydroxychloride, Monobutyltin dihydroxide monochloride, Stannane, butylchlorodihydroxy-, Butyl(chloro)stannanediol

Chemical Identifiers

Linear Formula CH3(CH2)3Sn(OH)2Cl
MDL Number MFCD00015822
EC No. 236-406-1
Beilstein/Reaxys No. N/A
Pubchem CID 22041947
IUPAC Name butyl(chloro)tin(2+); dihydroxide
InchI Identifier InChI=1S/C4H9.ClH.2H2O.Sn/c1-3-4-2;;;;/h1,3-4H2,2H3;1H;2*1H2;/q;;;;+3/p-3

Packaging Specifications

Typical bulk packaging includes palletized plastic 5 gallon/25 kg. pails, fiber and steel drums to 1 ton super sacks in full container (FCL) or truck load (T/L) quantities. Research and sample quantities and hygroscopic, oxidizing or other air sensitive materials may be packaged under argon or vacuum. Shipping documentation includes a Certificate of Analysis and Safety Data Sheet (SDS). Solutions are packaged in polypropylene, plastic or glass jars up to palletized 440 gallon liquid totes, and 36,000 lb. tanker trucks.

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