2-Bromo-7-chloro-9,9-dimethyl fluorene is a white to off-white crystalline powder that is insoluble in water. It has an odorless, slight and sweetish taste.
2-Bromo-7-chloro-9,9-dimethyl fluorene is an organic halogenated aromatic compound used as a building block in organic synthesis. It is an intermediate used in the production of dyes and pharmaceuticals. It can be used in the synthesis of a variety of heterocyclic compounds and can also be used as a starting material for the synthesis of fluorescent dyes.
2-Bromo-7-chloro-9,9-dimethyl fluorene is a reactive molecule and should be handled with care. It can cause irritation to eyes and skin, and ingestion should be avoided. It should be stored in a cool, dry place away from sources of heat and moisture.
2-Bromo-7-chloro-9,9-dimethyl fluorene is manufactured by a process of bromination of 9,9-dimethyl fluorene with molecular bromine in the presence of a suitable catalyst. The intermediate is then reacted with chlorine gas in the presence of a base to obtain the desired product.
The purity of 2-Bromo-7-chloro-9,9-dimethyl fluorene is determined by HPLC, and purity typically exceeds 99%. The product is packed in high-density polyethylene bags with an inner polyethylene bag.
2-Bromo-7-chloro-9,9-dimethyl fluorene is a valuable intermediate for the synthesis of fluorescent dyes and heterocyclic compounds. It is used in the production of dyes, pharmaceuticals, pesticides, and other specialty chemicals. It is safe to handle and has a wide range of applications in the chemical industry.
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