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Alfa Aesar™ alpha-Angelicalactone, 98%

$37.53 - $256.15

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material alpha-Angelicalactone
CAS 591-12-8
Molecular Formula C5H6O2
Formula Weight 98.1
MDL Number MFCD00005375
Beilstein 108394
Merck Index 14,647
Synonym 4-Hydroxy-3-pentenoic acid gamma-lactone
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AAL0760206

  SDS
alfa aesar™
L0760206
5g Each for $37.53

AAL0760214

  SDS
alfa aesar™
L0760214
25g Each for $100.34

AAL0760222

  SDS
alfa aesar™
L0760222
100g Each for $256.15
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 98.1
MDL Number MFCD00005375
Molecular Formula C5H6O2
CAS 591-12-8
Chemical Name or Material alpha-Angelicalactone
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P210-P280-P370+P378a-P403+P235-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
In case of fire: Use for extinction: CO2, powder or water spray.
Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep cool.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H227
Combustible liquid.
Assay 98%
Melting Point 17° to 18°C
Merck Index 14,647
Flash Point 68°C (154°F)
Synonym 4-Hydroxy-3-pentenoic acid gamma-lactone
TSCA TSCA
Quantity 5g
Boiling Point 53° to 54°C (10mmHg)
RTECS Number LU5075000
Beilstein 108394

Applications
alpha-Angelicalactone acts as acancer chemopreventive agent. It is used in the synthesis of glutathione and the activity of glutathione-S-transferase and UDP-glucunonosyltransferase detoxification enzymes in esophagus, stomach, intestine, and liver. It is used in oral care formulations to round out mint notes and in coffee flavors.

Solubility
Soluble in water (5g/100mL) and alcohol.

Notes
Moisture-sensitive. Store under inert gas. Protect from moisture. Incompatible materials are Oxidizing agents.

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS P Statement
P210-P280-P370+P378a-P403+P235-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
In case of fire: Use for extinction: CO2, powder or water spray.
Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep cool.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H227
Combustible liquid.