Catalogue number: L375000
Chemical name: Levoglucosenone
Synonyms: (1S,5R)-6,8-Dioxabicyclo[3.2.1]oct-2-en-4-one; 1,6-Anhydro-3,4-dideoxy-β-D-glycero-hex-3-enopyranose-2-ulose;
CAS Number: 37112-31-5
Possible CAS #: NA
Molecular form.: C₆H₆O₃
Appearance: Colourless to Yellow Oil
Melting Point: N/A
Mol. Weight: 126.11
Storage: Amber Vial, -20°C Freezer, Under Inert Atmosphere
Solubility: Chloroform, Ethyl Acetate
Stability: No Data Available
Category: Chiral Reagents, Heterocycles,
Boiling Point: No Data Available
Applications: (-)-Form is a pyrolysis product of cellulose and cellulose-containing materials including pulp and paper waste products. Known as a pyrolytic product of cellulose, its very useful as a chiral source for synthesizing natural products because of its highly functionalized structure, which contains one chiral center. Used as chiral building block in organic synthesis.
Dangerous Goods Info: NA
References: Essig, M.G., et al.: Carbohydr. Res., 156, 225 (1986), Taniguchi, T., et al.: Synlett, 971 (1996),
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