2-Acetylnaphthalene, 99%, Thermo Scientific™
Manufacturer: Thermo Fisher Scientific A147930B
This Thermo Scientific brand product was originally part of the Alfa Aesar product portfolio. Some documentation and label information may refer to the legacy brand. The original Alfa Aesar product / item code or SKU reference has not changed as a part of the brand transition to Thermo Scientific.Applications
2-Acetylnaphthalene is used as a flavoring agent in food. It serves as an intermediate in the preparation of piperidinyl pyrazoles as potent DNA gyrase inhibitors. Further, it is used in air care products, cleaning and furnishing care products. In addition to this, it is used in the synthesis of aromatic enone and dienone analogues of curcumin as angiogenesis inhibitors.
Soluble in ethanol, acetone and ether. Insoluble in water.
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, strong bases and strong reducing agents.
|52°C to 56°C|
|1-2-naphthyl ethanone, 1-naphthalen-2-yl ethanone, 2'-acetonaphthone, 2-acetonaphthone, 2-acetylnaphthalene, 2-naphthyl methyl ketone, acetonaphthone, ethanone, 1-2-naphthalenyl, methyl 2-naphthyl ketone, oranger cyrstals|
|300°C to 301°C|
|Soluble in ethanol,acetone and ether. Insoluble in water.|
Safety and Handling
GHS H Statement
Harmful if swallowed.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 9; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: ENVIRONMENTALLY HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCES, SOLID, N.O.S.
EINECSNumber : 202-216-2
RTECSNumber : AL2988000
TSCA : Yes
Recommended Storage : Ambient temperatures
RUO – Research Use Only