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Alfa Aesar™ 2-Methylnaphthalene, 97%

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material 2-Methylnaphthalene
CAS 91-57-6
Molecular Formula C11H10
Formula Weight 142.20g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00004118
UN Number UN3077
Beilstein 906859
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AAL0245936

 
alfa aesar™
L02459-36
500g CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Boiling Point 241° to 243°C
Melting Point 31° to 35°C
Quantity 500g
Flash Point 97°C (206°F)
Odor Characteristic
Chemical Name or Material 2-Methylnaphthalene
CAS 91-57-6
Assay 97%
Molecular Formula C11H10
Formula Weight 142.20g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00004118
UN Number UN3077
Beilstein 906859
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H301-H315-H319
Toxic if swallowed.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P280-P301+P310-P305+P351+P338-P362-P405-P501a
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Take off contaminated clothing and wash before reuse.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 9; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: ENVIRONMENTALLY HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCES, SOLID, N.O.S.
RTECS Number QJ9635000
TSCA TSCA

Applications
The main uses of methylnaphthalene are as a raw material for dyestuff dispersants and heat transfer oils, and as a solvent for agricultural chemical. It has been used as an indicator of smoke exposure in food and packaging materials.

Solubility
Insoluble in water. Soluble in alcohol, chloroform, methanol.

Notes
Store away from oxidizing agents. Keep the container tightly closed and place it in a cool, dry and well ventilated condition.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P280-P301+P310-P305+P351+P338-P362-P405-P501a
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Take off contaminated clothing and wash before reuse.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H301-H315-H319
Toxic if swallowed.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.