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Alfa Aesar™ Phenylacetyl chloride, 98%

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Phenylacetyl chloride
CAS 103-80-0
Molecular Formula C8H7ClO
Formula Weight 154.6
MDL Number MFCD00000729
UN Number UN2577
Beilstein 742254
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AAB249870B

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alfa aesar™
B249870B
1000g CALL N/A N/A
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AAB2498722

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B2498722
100g CALL N/A N/A
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AAB2498736

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alfa aesar™
B2498736
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 154.6
Chemical Name or Material Phenylacetyl chloride
TSCA TSCA
Assay 98%
Molecular Formula C8H7ClO
MDL Number MFCD00000729
CAS 103-80-0
UN Number UN2577
Beilstein 742254
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H314-H318
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Causes serious eye damage.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P260-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P301+P330+P331-P405-P501a
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
IF SWALLOWED: Rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 8; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: PHENYLACETYL CHLORIDE
Flash Point 102°C (215°F)
Boiling Point 225°C
Quantity 1000g

Applications
Phenylacetyl chloride is used in the preparation of 1,2-diphenyl-ethanone by reaction with iodobenzene using tetrabutylammonium tetrafluoroborate as a phase transfer catalyst. It is widely used in the chemical industry for manufacturing dyes and pharmaceutical products. It plays an important role in the preparation of penicillin. Further, it is used to prepare esters for flavorings.

Solubility
Miscible with alcohol and ether.

Notes
Moisture sensitive. Store in a cool place.Incompatible with amines, most common metals, strong bases and strong oxidizing agents.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P260-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P301+P330+P331-P405-P501a
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
IF SWALLOWED: Rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H314-H318
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Causes serious eye damage.