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Alfa Aesar™ 2-Acetylnaphthalene, 99%

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material 2-Acetylnaphthalene
CAS 93-08-3
Molecular Formula C12H10O
Formula Weight 170.21
MDL Number MFCD00004108
UN Number UN3077
Beilstein 774965
Synonym 2'-Acetonaphthone; Methyl 2-naphthyl ketone
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 170.21
MDL Number MFCD00004108
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 9; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: ENVIRONMENTALLY HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCES, SOLID, N.O.S.
Quantity 1000g
Synonym 2'-Acetonaphthone; Methyl 2-naphthyl ketone
Boiling Point 300° to 301°C
Flash Point 168°C (334°F)
Chemical Name or Material 2-Acetylnaphthalene
TSCA TSCA
UN Number UN3077
RTECS Number AL2988000
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.
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H302-H315-H319-H335
Harmful if swallowed.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Assay 99%
CAS 93-08-3
Melting Point 52° to 56°C
Molecular Formula C12H10O
Beilstein 774965

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.

Solubility
Soluble in ethanol, acetone and ether. Insoluble in water.

Notes
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, strong bases and strong reducing 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
H302-H315-H319-H335
Harmful if swallowed.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.