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Alfa Aesar™ (S)-(-)-1-Phenylethanol, 99%

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material (S)-(-)-1-Phenylethanol
CAS 1445-91-6
Molecular Formula C8H10O
Formula Weight 122.17g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00064264
UN Number UN2937
Beilstein 2039797
Synonym (S)-(-)-alpha-Methylbenzyl alcohol; (S)-(-)-sec-Phenethyl alcohol
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AAB2118803

 
alfa aesar™
B21188-03
1g CALL N/A N/A
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AAB2118806

 
alfa aesar™
B21188-06
5g CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Melting Point 9° to 11°C
Boiling Point 97° to 99°C (20mmHg)
Quantity 1g
Flash Point 85°C (185°F)
Odor Mild
Optical Rotation −45° (c=5 in Methanol)
Chemical Name or Material (S)-(-)-1-Phenylethanol
CAS 1445-91-6
Assay 99%
Molecular Formula C8H10O
Formula Weight 122.17g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00064264
UN Number UN2937
Beilstein 2039797
Synonym (S)-(-)-alpha-Methylbenzyl alcohol; (S)-(-)-sec-Phenethyl alcohol
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H318-H302-H335-H227-H315
Causes serious eye damage.
Harmful if swallowed.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Combustible liquid.
Causes skin irritation.
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.
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 6.1; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: ALPHA-METHYLBENZYL ALCOHOL, LIQUID

Applications
It finds its application in the synthesis of optically active products. Used for the synthesis of various pharmaceutical compounds. It can also be used as a chiral derivatizing agent for determining the absolute configuration of secondary alcohols.

Solubility
Soluble in water at 20°C 20g/L. Soluble in alcohol.

Notes
Store away from oxidizing agents. Keep the container tightly closed and place it in a cool, dry and well ventilated condition.

Safety and Handling

Danger

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
H318-H302-H335-H227-H315
Causes serious eye damage.
Harmful if swallowed.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Combustible liquid.
Causes skin irritation.