(S)-(+)-2-Phenylglycinol is used in the synthesis of chiral, unsymmetrical bisoxazolines. It is used as a reagent for the resolution of acids via the easily hydrolyzed amides.
Soluble in chloroform, dimethylsulfoxide and methanol. Limited solubility in water.
Store in cool place. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. It is sensitive to air. Incompatible with oxidizing agents. Store at -20°C.
|76° to 78°C|
|+30° (c=0.75 in 1N HCl)|
Safety and Handling
GHS H Statement
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
GHS P Statement
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.
IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.