Dimethyl malonate Physical properties
Dimethyl malonate is colorless transparent liquid. It is a diester derivative of malonic acid. It is a common reagent for organic synthesis, e.g. as a precursor for barbituric acid. It is used in the malonic ester synthesis. It can be synthesized from dimethoxymethane and carbon monoxide.
Appearance Colorless liquid
Melting point −62 °C (−80 °F; 211 K)
Boiling point 180 to 181 °C (356 to 358 °F; 453 to 454 K)
Solubility Slightly soluble in water
Specification of Dimethyl Malonate
Appearance Colorless and transparent liquidPurity 99.0% Min.
Moisture 0.07% Max
Acidity 0.07% Max
Where to use Dimethyl Malonate
Dimethyl malonate is used extensively in the fragrance industry as a raw material in the synthesis of jasmonates and other fragrance flavors.
Dimethyl malonate Packing
200kg/plactic drum, 16000kg per 20'FCL