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Alfa Aesar™ Indole, 99%

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Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Indole
CAS 120-72-9
Molecular Formula C8H7N
Formula Weight 117.15
MDL Number MFCD00005607
UN Number UN2811
Beilstein 107693
Merck Index 14,4963
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AAA1442718

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alfa aesar™
A1442718*
50g Each for $46.72

AAA144270B

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alfa aesar™
A144270B
1000g CALL N/A N/A
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AAA1442730

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alfa aesar™
A1442730
250g CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 117.15
Beilstein 107693
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 6.1; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: TOXIC SOLIDS, ORGANIC, N.O.S.
Melting Point 50° to 54°C
CAS 120-72-9
TSCA TSCA
Boiling Point 253° to 254°C
Chemical Name or Material Indole
Merck Index 14,4963
Flash Point 121°C (249°F)
RTECS Number NL2450000
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Quantity 50g
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H311-H318-H302
Toxic in contact with skin.
Causes serious eye damage.
Harmful if swallowed.
MDL Number MFCD00005607
Assay 99%
Molecular Formula C8H7N
UN Number UN2811
pH 6
Odor Unpleasant
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P280-P305+P351+P338-P361-P310-P405-P501a
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.
Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing.
Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Applications
Indole is used in the preparation of gramine, which is obtained by Mannich reaction dimethylamine and formaldehyde. It is used as a starting material for the preparation of oxindole and indole-3-carboxaldehyde. In Diels-Alder reaction, it acts as dienophile and reacts with 2-aminofuran to get strychnine. It is the active component of jasmine oil, neroli oil and orange-blossom oil used in the perfume industry. Further, it is involved in the preparation of synthetic jasmine oil.

Solubility
Soluble in methanol and water.

Notes
Light and air sensitive. Store in a cool place. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, iron and iron salts. Keep the container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P280-P305+P351+P338-P361-P310-P405-P501a
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.
Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing.
Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H311-H318-H302
Toxic in contact with skin.
Causes serious eye damage.
Harmful if swallowed.