Alfa Aesar™ Biphenyl-2-carboxylic acid, 98%
Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar™ A1204914
It is used as a pharmaceutical intermediate. he reaction of 2′-substituted biphenyl-2-carboxylic acids (where the 2′-substituent is H, CO2H, NO2, Cl, OMe, or CO2Me) with lead tetra-acetate in refluxing benzene solution, under a nitrogen atmosphere, affords 3,4-benzocoumarin as a major organic product.
Insoluble in water.
Store in cool place. Keep away from oxidizing agents.
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.