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(2N) 99% Hexylmagnesium Bromide
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(3N) 99.9% Hexylmagnesium Bromide
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(4N) 99.99% Hexylmagnesium Bromide
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(5N) 99.999% Hexylmagnesium Bromide
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Hexylmagnesium Bromide Properties (Theoretical)

Compound Formula C6H13BrMg
Molecular Weight 189.38
Appearance Yellow to dark brown or black liquid
Melting Point N/A
Boiling Point N/A
Density 0.965 g/mL
Solubility in H2O N/A
Exact Mass 188.005104
Monoisotopic Mass 188.005104

Hexylmagnesium Bromide Health & Safety Information

Signal Word Danger
Hazard Statements H225-H250-H260-H302-H314-H336
Hazard Codes C,F
Risk Codes 11-14-19-22-34-67
Safety Statements 16-26-36/37/39-45
RTECS Number N/A
Transport Information UN 2924 3/PG 1
WGK Germany 3

About Hexylmagnesium Bromide

Hexylmagnesium Bromide is generally immediately available in most volumes. High purity, submicron and nanopowder forms may be considered. American Elements produces to many standard grades when applicable, including Mil Spec (military grade); ACS, Reagent and Technical Grade; Food, Agricultural and Pharmaceutical Grade; Optical Grade, USP and EP/BP (European Pharmacopoeia/British Pharmacopoeia) and follows applicable ASTM testing standards. Typical and custom packaging is available. Additional technical, research and safety (MSDS) information is available as is a Reference Calculator for converting relevant units of measurement.

Hexylmagnesium Bromide Synonyms

Hexylmagnesium bromide solution; Magnesium bromide hexan-1-ide, Bromo(hexyl)magnesium, bromohexyl magnesium, bromohexyl-magnesium, Hexylmagnesium Bromide Solution, n-hexylmagnesium bromide

Chemical Identifiers

Linear Formula CH3(CH2)5MgBr
MDL Number MFCD00000046
EC No. N/A
Beilstein/Reaxys No. 3535624
Pubchem CID 4184939
IUPAC Name magnesium; hexane; bromide
SMILES [Mg+2].[Br-].[CH2-]CCCCC
InchI Identifier InChI=1S/C6H13.BrH.Mg/c1-3-5-6-4-2;;/h1,3-6H2,2H3;1H;/q-1;;+2/p-1

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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See more Bromine products. Bromine (atomic symbol: Br, atomic number: 35) is a Block P, Group 17, Period 4 element. Its electron configuration is [Ar]4s23d104p5. The bromine atom has a radius of 102 pm and its Van der Waals radius is 183 pm. In its elemental form, bromine Bromine Bohr Model has a red-brown appearance. Bromine does not occur by itself in nature; it is found as colorless soluble crystalline mineral halide salts. Bromine was discovered and first isolated by Antoine Jérôme Balard and Leopold Gmelin in 1825-1826.


Magnesium Bohr ModelSee more Magnesium products. Magnesium (atomic symbol: Mg, atomic number: 12) is a Block S, Group 2, Period 3 element with an atomic mass of 24.3050. The number of electrons in each of Magnesium's shells is [2, 8, 2] and its electron configuration is [Ne] 3s2. The magnesium atom has a radius of 160 pm and a Van der Waals radius of 173 pm. Magnesium was discovered by Joseph Black in 1775 and first isolated by Sir Humphrey Davy in 1808. Magnesium is the eighth most abundant element in the earth's crust and the fourth most common element in the earth as a whole. Elemental MagnesiumIn its elemental form, magnesium has a shiny grey metallic appearance and is an extremely reactive. It is can be found in minerals such as brucite, carnallite, dolomite, magnesite, olivine and talc. Commercially, magnesium is primarily used in the creation of strong and lightweight aluminum-magnesium alloys, which have numerous advantages in industrial applications. The name "Magnesium" originates from a Greek district in Thessaly called Magnesia.


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