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Alfa Aesar™ 2-(Trifluoromethyl)benzaldehyde, 98%

$47.77 - $271.22

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material 2-(Trifluoromethyl)benzaldehyde
CAS 447-61-0
Molecular Formula C8H5F3O
Formula Weight 174.12
MDL Number MFCD00003337
Beilstein 2045512
Synonym alpha,alpha,alpha-Trifluoro-o-tolualdehyde
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AAB2459106

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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 174.12
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Flash Point 61°C (141°F)
Molecular Formula C8H5F3O
Chemical Name or Material 2-(Trifluoromethyl)benzaldehyde
Assay 98%
Beilstein 2045512
Synonym alpha,alpha,alpha-Trifluoro-o-tolualdehyde
CAS 447-61-0
Boiling Point 70° to 71°C (16mmHg)
Melting Point −40°C
Quantity 5g
Odor Almond-like
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H302-H315-H319-H335-H227
Harmful if swallowed.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Combustible liquid.
MDL Number MFCD00003337
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P280g-P305+P351+P338
Wear protective gloves.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.

Applications
2-(Trifluoromethyl)benzaldehyde has been used in the preparation of ω-(dimethylamino)-alkylethyl-4(-2-(trifluorormethyl)phenyl)-2,6-dimethyl-1,4-dihydropyridine-3,5-dicarboxylates, methyl (E)-2-[2-[(E)-2-(2-trifluoromethylphenyl)vinyl]-phenyl]-3-methoxyacrylate via Wittig-Horner reaction. It is a reagent used as electrophilic component in a wide array of reactions.

Solubility
Soluble in most organic solvents.

Notes
Air sensitive. Store under dry inert gas. Store away from oxidizing agents, air.

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS P Statement
P280g-P305+P351+P338
Wear protective gloves.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.

GHS H Statement
H302-H315-H319-H335-H227
Harmful if swallowed.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Combustible liquid.