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Alfa Aesar™ alpha-Angelicalactone, 98%

$38.15 - $273.55

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material alpha-Angelicalactone
CAS 591-12-8
Molecular Formula C5H6O2
Formula Weight 98.10g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00005375
Beilstein 108394
Merck Index 14,647
Synonym 4-Hydroxy-3-pentenoic acid gamma-lactone
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AAL0760206

 
alfa aesar™
L07602-06
5g Each for $38.15

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AAL0760222

 
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L07602-22
100g Each for $273.55
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Melting Point 17° to 18°C
Boiling Point 53° to 54°C (10mmHg)
Quantity 5g
Flash Point 68°C (154°F)
Chemical Name or Material alpha-Angelicalactone
CAS 591-12-8
Assay 98%
Molecular Formula C5H6O2
Formula Weight 98.10g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00005375
Beilstein 108394
Merck Index 14,647
Synonym 4-Hydroxy-3-pentenoic acid gamma-lactone
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H227
Combustible liquid.
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.
RTECS Number LU5075000
TSCA TSCA

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.