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Alfa Aesar™ Phenylacetaldehyde, 95%

$25.54 - $197.03

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Phenylacetaldehyde
CAS 122-78-1
Molecular Formula C8H8O
Formula Weight 120.15
MDL Number MFCD00006993
Beilstein 385791
Merck Index 14,7265
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AAA1426314

 
alfa aesar™
A1426314
25g Each for $25.54

AAA1426322

 
alfa aesar™
A1426322
100g Each for $57.73

AAA1426336

 
alfa aesar™
A1426336
500g Each for $197.03
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 120.15
Chemical Name or Material Phenylacetaldehyde
TSCA TSCA
Assay 95%
Molecular Formula C8H8O
MDL Number MFCD00006993
CAS 122-78-1
Beilstein 385791
Merck Index 14,7265
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H302-H315-H319-H335-H227
Harmful if swallowed.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Combustible liquid.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P210-P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
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.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
Recommended Storage 2° to 8°C
RTECS Number CY1420000
Flash Point 68°C (154°F)
Boiling Point 194° to 196°C
Quantity 25g

Applications
Phenylacetaldehyde is used for the preparation of fragrances and polymers like polyesters, which find application as a rate controlling additive in polymerization reactions. It is an active component of fragrances and floral scent due to its honey-like sweet character and finds application in flavored cigarettes and beverages. It is an insect attractant and utilized in blacklight trap for pests. It is also used as a building block in the synthesis of more complex chemicals, such as resmethrin. Furthermore, it is used in association with acetic anhydride and allyltrimethylsilane in three-component coupling process catalyzed by LiBF4 providing homoallylic acetates.

Solubility
Miscible with alcohol and diethyl ether. Slightly miscible with water.

Notes
Store in cool place. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents and strong bases.

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS P Statement
P210-P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
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.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H302-H315-H319-H335-H227
Harmful if swallowed.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Combustible liquid.

2° to 8°C