Trimethylsulfoxonium iodide is a sulfoxonium salt. It is used to generate dimethyloxosulfonium methylide by reaction with sodium hydride The latter compound is used as a methylene-transfer reagent, and is used to prepare epoxides.
|Loss on drying, (60 0C under vaccum)||Max 1.00 %|
|Description||Pale yellow – Almost White Powder|
|Assay ( Argentometric )||99.0% to 100.5 %|
|Melting Range||153 - 1600C|