Benzo-15-crown-5 is used in synthetic chemistry. It plays a major role and involved in complexation through ether oxygen. It is used in phase-transfer catalyst system. It is involved in ′Host-Guest′ chemistry to identify the move of essential elements in the body. It can play the part of very complicated biological reactions such as enzyme functions, which finds application in the development of new pharmaceuticals.
Soluble in hot methanol. Slightly soluble in water.
Hygroscopic. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents. Store in a cool place.
|78° to 82°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. 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.