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dimethyl phosphite

Product name dimethyl phosphite
Synonyms phosphorous acid dimethyl ester
GOST no data
CAS 868-85-9

Dimethylphosphite is a clear colorless liquid with a pungent smell which is caused by contaminations. Dimethylphosphite is soluble in alcohols and water. On storage it is slowly decomposes.


  • interaction of phosphorus trichloride PCl3 with methanol;
  • bubbling of oxygen through mixture of phosphorus and methanol;


    Dimethylphosphite is used for insecticides synthesis;

  • Manufacturer(s) JSC Khimprom
    Chemical structure of dimethyl phosphite

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