|Title of host publication||e-EROS Encyclopedia of Reagents for Organic Synthesis|
|Number of pages||4|
|Publication status||Published - 27 May 2014|
(used as hydrogen-bonding organocatalyst in a wide variety of reactions)
Alternate Name: Schreiner's thiourea.
Physical Data: mp 172–173 °C,1 pKa (DMSO) 8.4/8.5.2, 3
Solubility: soluble in methanol, ethanol, Et2O, CH2Cl2, EtOAc, MeCN, DMSO, and toluene; insoluble in H2O and hexane.
Form Supplied in: commercially available as a white solid.
Purification: recrystallization from CHCl3 then either hexane/Et2O1 or hexane/EtOAc.4
Handling, Storage, and Precautions: bench stable; keep container tightly closed and store in a cool and dark place, away from incompatible materials such as oxidizing agents.