o-Tolylmagnesium Chloride Solution

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o-Tolylmagnesium Chloride Solution
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o-Tolylmagnesium Chloride Solution Properties (Theoretical)

Compound Formula C7H7ClMg
Molecular Weight 150.888
Appearance Brown liquid
Melting Point N/A
Boiling Point 66 °C (THF)
Density 0.956 g/mL
Solubility in H2O N/A
Exact Mass 150.009 g/mol
Monoisotopic Mass 150.009 g/mol

o-Tolylmagnesium Chloride Solution Health & Safety Information

Signal Word Danger
Hazard Statements H225-H302-H314-H335-H351
Hazard Codes F, C, Xi, Xn
Precautionary Statements P210-P260-P280-P305 + P351 + P338-P370 + P378-P403 + P235
Flash Point -16 °C
RTECS Number N/A
Transport Information UN 3399BC 4.3(3) / PGII
WGK Germany 3

About o-Tolylmagnesium Chloride Solution

o-Tolylmagnesium Chloride is one of numerous organomagnesium Grignard reagents 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. Please request a quote above for more information on pricing and lead time.

o-Tolylmagnesium Chloride Solution Synonyms

2-Methylphenylmagnesium chloride, 2-Tolylmagnesium chloride, Chloro(2-methylphenyl)magnesium, o-Tolylmagnesium Chloride, typ. 22 % 1.0 M solution in THF / Toluene (typ. 1.3 M), Chloro-o-tolylmagnesium; Magnesium, chloro(2-methylphenyl)

Chemical Identifiers

Linear Formula CH3C6H4MgCl
MDL Number MFCD00010355
EC No. 252-709-9
Beilstein/Reaxys No. 3537703
Pubchem CID 118563
IUPAC Name magnesium; methylbenzene; chloride
SMILES CC1=CC=CC=[C-]1.[Mg+2].[Cl-]
InchI Identifier InChI=1S/C7H7.ClH.Mg/c1-7-5-3-2-4-6-7;;/h2-5H,1H3;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.

Related Elements


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.


Chlorine is a Block P, Group 17, Period 3 element. Its electron configuration is [Ne]3s23p5. The chlorine atom has a covalent radius of 102±4 pm and its Van der Waals radius is 175 pm. Chlorine ModelIn its elemental form, chlorine is a yellow-green gas. Chlorine is the second lightest halogen after fluorine. It has the third highest electronegativity and the highest electron affinity of all elements, making it a strong oxidizing agent. It is rarely found by itself in nature. Chlorine was discovered and first isolated by Carl Wilhelm Scheele in 1774. It was first recognized as an element by Humphry Davy in 1808.

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