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Alfa Aesar™ 2,6-Dihydroxynaphthalene, 98%

$89.73 - $495.51

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material 2,6-Dihydroxynaphthalene
CAS 581-43-1
Molecular Formula C10H8O2
Formula Weight 160.17g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00004082
Beilstein 1238082
Synonym 2,6-Naphthalenediol
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Melting Point 223° to 225°C
Quantity 25g
Chemical Name or Material 2,6-Dihydroxynaphthalene
CAS 581-43-1
Assay 98%
Molecular Formula C10H8O2
Formula Weight 160.17g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00004082
Beilstein 1238082
Synonym 2,6-Naphthalenediol
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H315-H319-H335
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
TSCA TSCA

Applications
2,6-Dihydroxynaphthalene is used in the preparation of 1,5-dichloro-2,6-diethynylnaphthalenes. It is used to produce convulsions in mice. It exhibits antiproliferative activity towards certain cells. It is also employed in the preparation of the first-generation rotaxane dendrimer. Further, it is used in the production of several dyes, pigments, fluorescent whiteners, tanning agents, antioxidants and antiseptics. In addition to this, it is converted into amines, esters, ethers and carboxylic derivatives.

Solubility
Soluble in methanol and hot water. Slightly soluble in water.

Notes
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS P Statement
P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H315-H319-H335
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.