Alfa Aesar™ 9-Anthraldehyde, 98%
Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar™ A1125814
9-Anthraldehyde is used to prepare asymmetrical tridentate Schiff base ligands, 2-(9-anthrylmethyl-ideneamino)-4-methyl-phenol and functionalized ligand like 2-(anthracen-9-ylidene)-4,5-bis(diphenylphosphino)-4-cyclopentene-1,3-dione through Knoevenangel condensation with the diphosphine ligand 4,5-bis(diphenylphosphino)-4-cyclopentene-1,3-dione. It is also used as an intermediate for dyes, pigment, active pharmaceutical ingredients and other organic compounds. Further, it is involved in the Diels Alder reaction with benzenediazonium-2-carboxylate.
Soluble in toluene.
Air sensitive. Incompatible with strong bases and strong oxidizing agents.
|102°C to 106°C|
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.
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