GERMANIUM ETHOXIDE

Chemical Information

Synonyms: Tetraethyl orthogemanate

Chemical Formula: Ge(OC2H5)4

Description: Clear colourless liquid, moisture sensitive

Trace Elements:

Al < 10 ppm
Ar < 100 ppm
Bi < 10 ppm
Fe < 2 ppm
K < 10 ppm
Na < 10 ppm
Sb < 50 ppm
Si < 100 ppm
Sn < 10 ppm
Zn < 10 ppm

Assay (Oxide): Min 99.8% Trace

Impurities (Wet Test): Cl < 300 ppm

Additional Information

CAS No.: 13165-55-0

B.P.: 185°C

M.P.: -72°C

V.P.: 12mm at 86°C

Solubility in water: Reacts exothermally

Solubility in organics: Soluble in hydrocarbons and ethanol. Reacts with other alcohols, ketones and esters.

Applications

Nano-materials & Thin Films
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