2-Phenyl-2-butenal is used as a food additive. It is also used as intermediate used in organic synthesis, pharmaceuticals, agrochemicals and dyestuff.
Soluble in oil and ethanol. Insoluble in water.
Air Sensitive. Incompatible with oxidizing agents and reducing agents.
Safety and Handling
GHS H Statement
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
GHS P Statement
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