Agent Name

Dimethyl-POPOP

CAS Number

3073-87-8

Formula

C26-H20-N2-O2

Major Category

Dyes

Synonyms

1,4-Bis(4-methyl-5-phenyloxazol-2-yl)benzene; 1,4-Bis(2-(4-methyl-5-phenyloxazolyl))benzene; Oxazole, 2,2'-(1,4-phenylene)bis(4-methyl-5-phenyl-; [ChemIDplus] Dimethyl POPOP; 2,2'-p-Phenylenebis(4-methyl-5-phenyloxazole); [Acros Organics MSDS]

Category

Other Dyes

Description

Pale yellow to yellow-green solid; [Acros Organics MSDS]

Sources/Uses

"Dimethyl-POPOP is used as a scintillator reagent and included in an extractive scintillating resin in a column matrix." [Sigma-Aldrich]

Comments

May cause irritation; [Acros Organics MSDS] See "2,5-Diphenyloxazole." See "POPOP."

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