@jauhar123 | Posted 14 Mar. 2019
2-Amino-6-methylpyridine is used as an intermediate in the pharmaceutical industry for the manufacture of nalidixic acid etc. It is also used for laboratory utilization, analysis, research and fine chemistry.
Let's see it's purification methods
Purification Methods: Crystallize it three times from acetone and dry it supporting vacuum at ca 45o. Alternatively, keep it in contact with NaOH beads for 3 hours, with rare shaking, decant and fractionally distill it. It also recrystallizes from CH2Cl2 on an extension of pet ether.
Let's have a look at raw materials and specifications
Purity(GC) min. 98.0 %
Purity min. 98.0 %
MP 42.0 to 45.0 deg-C
Solubility in Water very low turbidity