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Parchem is a supplier of Potassium 3,7-dimethyl-3-octanoxide!

Aug 07, 2017

by Jessica Howard

Parchem – fine & specialty chemicals is a premier distributor of bulk materials used in pharmaceuticals and nutrition, among many other industries. We source many raw materials used in the production of APIs, OTC and excipients. Our highly knowledgeable staff provides comprehensive support to our customers, from sourcing high-quality, hard-to-find specialty chemicals, to ensuring their safe delivery. Among the array of chemicals used in pharmaceutical preparations, we are excited to highlight Potassium 3,7-dimethyl-3-octanoxide.

Potassium 3,7-dimethyl-3-octanoxide (CAS 263148-42-1) is also listed under the names Potassium-3,7-Dimethyl-3-Octylate, Potassium Dimethyloctylate; Potassium 3,7-dimethyl-3-octanoxide, in n-heptane; or simply, KDMO. This substance is a corrosive, clear to yellow liquid, highly soluble in hydrocarbons and ethers.

Potassium 3,7-dimethyl-3-octanoxide is one of several alkali metal alcoholates, or alkoxides. Alkoxides are very strong bases derived from alcohols in reaction with a metal, and are typically used in pharmaceutical and other fine chemical industries, for coatings, solvents, and as catalysts. 

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