INTRODUCTION

3,3,3-Trifluoropropanol is a colorless liquid that is consumed in manufacture of value-added intermediates. This apart, the halogenated alcohol is also cited to have applications in other industry verticals. It also finds uses in proteomic research and in agrochemicals.

Manufacture
It is produced by dehydrobromination of 2-bromo-3,3,3-trifluoro-1-propanol.

Synonyms2-(Trifluoromethyl)ethan-1-ol
3,3,3-Trifluororopropan-1-ol
3,3,3-Trifluoropropyl alcohol
CAS no.2240-88-2
EINECS no.613-817-8
Molecular formulaC3H5F3O
Molecular weight114.07
Structure

Applications in Intermediates

The trifluoro-substituted propanol is a KRM in manufacture of intermediates such as:
3,3,3-Trifluoropropene oxide
3,3,3-Trifluoropropanal
3,3,3-Trifluoro-DL-alanine
3,3,3-Trifluoropropyl acetate
3,3,3-Trifluoropropyl bromide
(R)-(+)-alpha-Methoxy-alpha-(trifluoromethyl)-phenylacetic acid
3,3,3-Trifluoropropionic acid

Other Applications

Trifluoropropanol is also cited to be consumed in non-synthetic applications:
In fire-fighting foam agents
In surfactants for oil extraction and gas drilling
In adhesives and sealants
In food and medicine

SPECIFICATIONS

TestUnitSpecification
AppearanceColorless liquid
Purity by GC%Min 98.0

STORAGE
The product is stored at ambient temperature.

PACKING
25 kg drum.

REACH Status
Not registered yet.

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