Accession Number : ADD003692

Title :   Method of Making 2,6-Bis(Methylamino) or 2,6-Bis(Dimethylamino)Pyridines.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Hammond,Peter R

Report Date : 24 Aug 1976

Pagination or Media Count : 3

Abstract : Methods for preparing 2-6-bis(dimethylamino(pyridine and 2-6-bis(methylamino)pyridine are disclosed. The methods involve the reaction of 2-6-dichloropyridine with an aqueous solution of either dimethylamine or methylamine, in the presence of copper sulfate for 15 hours in a bomb at 160 C. The compounds synthesized are useful as lasing dyes. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Pyridines, *Synthesis(Chemistry), Methylamine, Solutions(Mixtures), Copper compounds, Sulfates, Laser materials, Dyes

Subject Categories : Organic Chemistry

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE