1,3-Dimethylimidazolium Chloride (C<sub>5</sub>H<sub>9</sub>ClN<sub>2</sub>), >98% - MSE Supplies LLC

MSE PRO 1,3-Dimethylimidazolium Chloride (C5H9ClN2), >98%

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MSE PRO™ 1,3-Dimethylimidazolium Chloride (C5H9ClN2), >98% 

1,3-Dimethylimidazolium Chloride (C5H9ClN2is a versatile ionic liquid with greater than 98% purity. It is capable of functioning as a solvent, catalyst and reagent in a range of chemical reactions, including alkylation, esterification and polymerization.


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Product Name 1,3-Dimethylimidazolium Chloride
Chemical Formula C5H9ClN2
  • 1,3-Dimethyl-1H-imidazol-3-ium chloride 
  • 1,3-Dimethyl-1H-imidazol-3-iumchlorid 
  • 1,3-dimethylimidazol-1-ium chloride
  • 1,3-dimethyl-imidazolium chloride

  • CM1049: 25g
CAS# 79917-88-7
Molecular Weight 132.59 g/mol
Appearance White powder
Purity >98%
Melting Point  125°C
Store Under Inert Gas Yes
Condition to Avoid Hygroscopic
Solubility in Water Soluble


[1] Liquid structure of 1, 3-dimethylimidazolium salts. Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter 15, no. 1 (2002): S159.

[2] Glucose solvation by the ionic liquid 1, 3-dimethylimidazolium chloride: A simulation study. The Journal of Physical Chemistry B 111, no. 49 (2007): 13765-13774.

[3] Dissolution and blending of chitosan using 1, 3-dimethylimidazolium chloride and 1-H-3-methylimidazolium chloride binary ionic liquid solvent. Carbohydrate Polymers 83, no. 1 (2011): 233-238.