Triethyl Orthoformate

Triethyl Orthoformate

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Based in Mumbai, Maharashtra, we are emerging as the promising suppliers of Triethyl Orthoformate. It is an organic compound with a chemical formula HC(OC2H5)3 and molecular mass of 148.20 g/mol. This compound is an orthoester of formic acid which can be prepared from the reaction of sodium ethoxide and chloroform.  Offered Triethyl Orthoformate is used in the synthesis of bodroux-chichibabin aldehyde synthesis and to convert metal aquo complexes to the corresponding ethanol complexes.


  • Colorless volatile liquid

  • Has melting point of -76 degree Celsius

  • Forms methyl formate & methanol on reaction with water