styrene oxide


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styrene oxide

[′stī‚rēn ′äk‚sīd]
(organic chemistry)
C8H8O A moderately toxic, combustible, colorless or straw-colored liquid miscible in acetone, ether, and benzene, and melts at 195°C; used as a chemical intermediate.
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Styrene Oxide. The inlet temperature was set at 280[degrees]C.
Styrene Oxide. Yield 95%; colourless liquid; IR [v.sub.max] ([cm.sup.-1]): 3039, 2990, 1606, 1476, 1254, 984, 873, 812; 1H-NMR (500 MHz, CD[Cl.sub.3]) [delta] 2.81 (1H, dd, J = 2.6,5.5, CHOC[H.sub.A][H.sub.B]), 3.15 (1H, dd, J = 4.1, 5.5, CHOC[H.sub.A][H.sub.B]), 3.87 (1H, dd, J = 2.6, 4.0, CHOC[H.sub.2]), 7.25-7.45 (5H, m, Ph); [sup.13]C-NMR (125.7 MHz, CD[Cl.sub.3]) [delta] 51.2,52.3,125.5,128.2,128.5,137.5; MS m/z (rel.
Kumar, "Selective epoxidation of styrene to styrene oxide over TS-1 using urea-hydrogen peroxide as oxidizing agent," Journal of Catalysis, vol.