6-Ethyl-2-toluidin - 6-Ethyl-2-toluidin

Structural formula
Structural formula of 6-ethyl-2-toluidine
General
Name 6-Ethyl-2-toluidin
other names
  • 6-Ethyl-2-toluidin
  • 2-Methyl-6-ethylanilin
  • 6-Ethyl-o-toluidin
  • 2-Ethyl-6-methylanilin
Sum formula C 9 H 13 N
Brief description

colorless to yellowish liquid [1]

External identifiers / databases
CAS number 24549-06-2
EC number 246-309-6
ECHA-InfoCard 100.042.084
PubChem 32485
ChemSpider 30109
Wikidata Q27256202
characteristics
Molar mass 135.21 g · mol −1
Physical state

liquid [1]

density

0,969 g·cm−3[1]

Melting point

−24 °C[1]

boiling point

231 °C[1]

Vapor pressure

0,1 hPa (25 °C)[1]

solubility

sparingly soluble in water (2.66 g l −1 at 20 ° C) [1]

Refractive index

1,552 (20 °C)[2]

safety instructions
GHS hazard labeling [1]
07 - Warning

Caution

H and P phrases H: 302​‐​312​‐​332​‐​412
P: 280​‐​273 [1]
Toxicological data
As far as possible and customary, SI units are used. Unless otherwise noted, the data given apply to standard conditions . Refractive index: Na-D line , 20 ° C

6-Ethyl-2-toluidine is a chemical compound belonging to the aminobenzenes group .

Occurrence

6-Ethyl-2-toluidine is a metabolite of the herbicides metolachlor , diuron and monuron . [2]

Extraction and presentation

6-Ethyl-2-toluidine can be obtained by reacting o-toluidine with ethene . [3]

characteristics

6-Ethyl-2-toluidine is a flammable, hardly inflammable, colorless to yellowish liquid that is sparingly soluble in water. [1]

use

6-Ethyl-2-toluidine is used to make racemic esters of N - (2-ethyl-6-methylphenyl) alanine (NEMPA) and other chemical compounds. [2]

Individual evidence

  1. a b c d e f g h i j k l Entry on 6-Ethyl-2-toluidine in the GESTIS substance database of the IFA , accessed on March 6, 2018(JavaScript required) .
  2. a b c Data sheet 2-Ethyl-6-methylaniline, ≥98% from Sigma-Aldrich , accessed on March 6, 2018 ( PDF ).
  3. F. Asinger: Mono-Olefins Chemistry and Technology. Elsevier, 2013, ISBN 978-1-4831-6096-2, S. 1138 ( limited preview in Google Book search).