1,4-dichlorobutane

1,4-dichlorobutane

[¦wən ¦fȯr dī¦klȯr·ō′byü‚tān]
(organic chemistry)
Cl(CH2)4Cl A colorless, flammable liquid with a pleasant odor, boiling point 155°C; soluble in organic solvents; used in organic synthesis, including adiponitrile. Abbreviated DCB.
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Silica (15-31 [micro]m), (3-chloropropyl)trimethoxysilan (98%), imidazole (99%), 1-methylimidazole (99%), 1-ethylimidazole (98%), 1-butylimidazole (98%), 1,2-dichloroethane (99%), 1,4-dichlorobutane (98%), 1,6-dichlorohexane (99%), and aflatoxin B1 (>98%) were purchased from Aladdin Inc.
Then, 10.0 mL of 1,4-dichlorobutane and 1,6-dichlorohexane were added into each flask, respectively.
Triphenylphosphine (52 g, 0.2 mol) was added to a solution of 1,4-dichlorobutane (12.7 g, 0.1 mol) in CHCl3 (150 ml) in a 250 ml round-bottomed flask equipped with a magnetic stirrer and a reflux condenser.