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Sigma-Aldrich

Methyl viologen dichloride hydrate

98%

Synonym(s):
1,1′-Dimethyl-4,4′-bipyridinium dichloride, Gramoxone, Paraquat dichloride
Empirical Formula (Hill Notation):
C12H14Cl2N2 · xH2O
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
257.16 (anhydrous basis)
Beilstein:
3752782
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.23

Quality Level

assay

98%

form

solid

mp

>300 °C (lit.)

SMILES string

[Cl-].[Cl-].[H]O[H].C[n+]1ccc(cc1)-c2cc[n+](C)cc2

InChI

1S/C12H14N2.2ClH.H2O/c1-13-7-3-11(4-8-13)12-5-9-14(2)10-6-12;;;/h3-10H,1-2H3;2*1H;1H2/q+2;;;/p-2

InChI key

RLGVBTFWTZJYIL-UHFFFAOYSA-L

Packaging

250 mg in glass bottle
1 g in glass bottle

Application

Electron acceptor and transfer catalyst in redox reactions.

Signal Word

Danger

Hazard Classifications

Acute Tox. 2 Dermal - Acute Tox. 2 Inhalation - Acute Tox. 3 Oral - Aquatic Acute 1 - Aquatic Chronic 1 - Eye Irrit. 2 - Skin Irrit. 2 - STOT RE 1 - STOT SE 3

Target Organs

Respiratory system

Storage Class Code

6.1A - Combustible, acute toxic Cat. 1 and 2 / very toxic hazardous materials

WGK

WGK 3

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US), Eyeshields, Gloves

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