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Alfa Aesar™ (+/-)-Camphor, 96%

$44.76 - $134.24

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material (±)-Camphor
CAS 76-22-2
Molecular Formula C10H16O
Formula Weight 152.24
MDL Number MFCD00074738
UN Number UN2717
Beilstein 1907611
Merck Index 14,1732
Synonym DL-2-Bornanone
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AAA109360E

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alfa aesar™
A109360E
2500g Each for $134.24

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alfa aesar
A1093636
500g Each for $44.76
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 152.24
Assay Percent Range 96%
Merck Index 14,1732
Flash Point 64°C (147°F)
Melting Point 172° to 176°C
Odor Camphor-like
Molecular Formula C10H16O
UN Number UN2717
CAS 76-22-2
TSCA TSCA
Quantity 2500g
RTECS Number EX1225000
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 4.1; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: CAMPHOR
MDL Number MFCD00074738
Synonym DL-2-Bornanone
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H228-H315-H319
Flammable solid.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
Boiling Point 204°C
Beilstein 1907611
Chemical Name or Material (±)-Camphor
Assay 96%
Solubility Information Soluble in alcohols, ether, chloroform, benzene
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P210-P280g-P305+P351+P338
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces.
- No smoking.
Wear protective gloves.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
Continue rinsing.

Applications
Camphor is used in the preparation of mothballs. It acts as a plasticizer for nitrocellulose, and an ingredient for fireworks and explosive munitions. It is useful in the treatment of sprains, swellings and inflammation. It is also used to synthesize carbon nanotubes by chemical vapor deposition process of camphor.

Solubility
Soluble in acetone, ethanol, diethylether, chloroform and acetic acid.

Notes
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, strong reducing agents and chlorinated solvents.

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS P Statement
P210-P280g-P305+P351+P338
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces.
- No smoking.
Wear protective gloves.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
Continue rinsing.

GHS H Statement
H228-H315-H319
Flammable solid.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.