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Alfa Aesar™ (1S)-(-)-Camphor, 98%

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material (1S)-(-)-Camphor
CAS 464-48-2
Molecular Formula C10H16O
Formula Weight 152.24
MDL Number MFCD00064148
UN Number UN2717
Beilstein 4291747
Merck Index 14,1732
Synonym L-2-Bornanone
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AAB2346906

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alfa aesar™
B2346906
5g CALL N/A N/A
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AAB2346914

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B2346914
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AAB2346922

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alfa aesar™
B2346922
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 152.24
Assay 98%
UN Number UN2717
Merck Index 14,1732
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H228-H315-H319
Flammable solid.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
Boiling Point 204°C
Melting Point 175° to 180°C
Quantity 5g
Odor Camphor-like
Optical Rotation −43° (c=10 in Ethanol)
Chemical Name or Material (1S)-(-)-Camphor
TSCA TSCA
Molecular Formula C10H16O
MDL Number MFCD00064148
CAS 464-48-2
Beilstein 4291747
Synonym L-2-Bornanone
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P210-P280g-P305+P351+P338
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Wear protective gloves.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Flash Point 65°C (149°F)
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 4.1; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: CAMPHOR
RTECS Number EX1250000

Applications
(1S)-(-)-Camphor is used as chiral intermediate and chiral auxiliary precursor. It is used in the synthesis of high-potency sweeteners. It acts as catalytic agent and petrochemical additive.

Solubility
Soluble in water. (0.34 g/L) at 20°C

Notes
Incompatible materials are oxidizing agents. Store in cool place. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place.

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS P Statement
P210-P280g-P305+P351+P338
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Wear protective gloves.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.

GHS H Statement
H228-H315-H319
Flammable solid.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.