Intermediate in a useful synthesis of 4,4-dialkyl-2-butenolides, based on reaction with two moles of Grignard reagent, followed by cycloreversion (elimination of furan) to release the double bond.
Hydrolyzes in water.
Moisture sensitive. Store away from strong oxidizing agents, water/ moisture.
|118° to 119°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.
RTECSNumber : KC9650000
TSCA : TSCA