Tetramethylethylene - CAS # 563-79-1


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CAS 563-79-1 -

Chemical Name:  Tetramethylethylene

Chemical Formula:  C6H12

CAS Number:  563-79-1

EC Number (EINECS):  209-263-8

Synonyms:  Tetramethylethylene;1,1,2,2-Tetramethylethylene;2,3-Dimethyl-2-butene;2,3-Dimethylbut-2-ene;2,3-Dimethylbutene-2;(CH3)2C=C(CH3)2;Tetramethylethene

Appearance:  colourless liquid

Boiling Point:  72 - 73 C

Vapor Pressure:  283 mbar at 38 C

Flash Point:  -20 C

Explosion Limits:  1.2% (lower)

Water Solubility:  insoluble

Stability:  Stable. Highly flammable - readily forms explosive mixtures with air. Note low flash point. Incompatible with strong acids, strong oxidizing agents, peroxy compounds.

Molecular Weight:  84.1595

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