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Trimethyl Orthoformate



We are known to bring forth the finest range of Trimethyl Orthoformate to the Indian and global clients. While this item finds application in Aromatic Fragrance Manufacturing Industry, it is a useful building block for creating methoxy methylene groups and heterocyclic ring systems. This product is packed safely and timely delivered to the clients. We are based in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.

 

Trimethyl Orthoformate Details :

  • Trimethyl orthoformate is the simplest orthoester. It is aa reagent used in organic synthesis for the introduction of a protecting groupfor aldehydes. The product of reactaion of an aldehyde with trimethyl orthoformate is an acetal. In general cases, these acetals can be deprotected back to the aldehyde by using hydrochloric acid.
  • The industrial synthesis of this chemical is from hydrogen cyanide and methanol.
  • Trimethyl orthoformate is a useful building block for creating methoxymethylene groups and heterocyclic ring system. It introduces a formyl group to a nucleophillic substrate, e.g. RNH2 to form r-nh-cho , which can undergo further reactions. It is used in the production of the fungicides. Azoxystrobin and picoxystrobin, as well as for some members of the floxacin family of antibacterial trimethyl orthoromate also find application in aromatic fragrance manufacturing industry.


Details

Analysis item Specification
Purity (gc) 99.2%
Appearance Colorless transparent liquid
Methyl formate 0.20%max
Methanol 0.30%max
Colority ( apha) 10 max
Water 0.05%max