Chemical

Products

Piperazine Anhydrous

Cas Number

110-85-0

Other Names

Hexahydropyrazine,

Piperazidine,

Diethylenediamine,

1,4-Diazinane

The formula

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Introduction

Piperazine (/paɪˈpɛrəziːn/) is an organic compound that consists of a six-membered ring containing two nitrogen atoms at opposite positions in the ring. Piperazine exists as small alkaline deliquescent crystals with a saline taste.

Physical and Chemical Properties
Physical state and Appearance: Solid
Odor: Amine like. Ammoniacal.
Molecular Weight: 86.14 g/mole
Color: Colorless
Boiling Point: 146°C (294.8°F)
Flash point: 65°C
Melting Point: 106°C (222.8°F)
Specific Gravity: 1.1 (Water = 1)
Vapor Density: 3 (Air = 1)
Water/Oil Dist. Coeff: The product is more soluble in water; log(oil/water) = -1.2
Dispersion Properties: See solubility in water.
Solubility: Easily soluble in cold water. Insoluble in diethyl ether. Freely soluble in glycerol, and glycols.
Purity, % : 99.66
Applications

Piperazines are also used in the manufacture of plastics, resins, pesticides, brake fluid and other industrial materials

Piperazines, especially BZP and TFMPP have become an extremely popular substitute in the club scene for MDMA

Piperazine is also a fluid used for CO2 and H2S scrubbing in association with methyl diethanolamine (MDEA)