2-Bromonaphthalene is used as a raw material in the preparation of biaryls through Suzuki cross coupling reaction. Further, it plays a vital role in the preparation of dyes. It is also used to study potential tumorigenicity.
Slightly soluble in water.
Store in a cool place. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.
|53° to 57°C|
|281° to 282°C|
Safety and Handling
GHS H Statement
Harmful if swallowed.
Causes serious eye irritation.
GHS P Statement
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
Wash thoroughly after handling.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
IF SWALLOWED: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell.
If eye irritation persists: Get medical advice/attention.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
TSCA : TSCA