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Alfa Aesar™ (R)-(+)-Limonene, 97%, stab.

$26.50 - $78.77

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material (R)-(+)-Limonene
CAS 5989-27-5
Name Note stabilized
Molecular Formula C10H16
Formula Weight 136.23g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00062991
UN Number 2052
Beilstein 2204754
Merck Index 14,5493
Synonym (R)-(+)-4-Isopropenyl-1-methylcyclohexene; (+)-p-Mentha-1,8-diene
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AAL04733AE

 
alfa aesar™
L04733-AE
100mL Each for $26.50

AAL04733AP

 
alfa aesar™
L04733-AP
500mL Each for $78.77
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Melting Point −74°C
Boiling Point 177° to 178°C
Quantity 100mL
Flash Point 48°C (118°F)
Odor Fruit-like
Optical Rotation +115° (c=10 in Ethanol)
Chemical Name or Material (R)-(+)-Limonene
Name Note stabilized
CAS 5989-27-5
Assay 97%
Molecular Formula C10H16
Formula Weight 136.23g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00062991
UN Number UN2052
Beilstein 2204754
Merck Index 14,5493
Synonym (R)-(+)-4-Isopropenyl-1-methylcyclohexene; (+)-p-Mentha-1,8-diene
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H226-H315-H317
Flammable liquid and vapor.
Causes skin irritation.
May cause an allergic skin reaction.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P210-P261-P280-P303+P361+P353-P403+P235-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 ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep cool.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: DIPENTENE
RTECS Number GW6360000
TSCA TSCA

Applications
Limonene is used as a solvent for filament-fused 3D printing, in cosmetic products, as a fragrance and as a biofuel. It is useful to promote weight loss, prevent cancer, treat cancer and treat bronchitis. It also finds use in foods, beverages, chewing gum, as a flavoring agent and a shrinking agent to dissolve polystyrene. It acts as a chiral intermediate for natural product synthesis and as an insect repellant.

Solubility
Miscible with alcohol,chloroform,ether and carbondisulfide.Immiscible with water.

Notes
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents. Store in a cool place.

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS P Statement
P210-P261-P280-P303+P361+P353-P403+P235-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 ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep cool.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H226-H315-H317
Flammable liquid and vapor.
Causes skin irritation.
May cause an allergic skin reaction.