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Alfa Aesar™ Tetronic acid, 96%

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Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Tetronic Acid
CAS 4971-56-6
Molecular Formula C4H4O3
Formula Weight 100.07g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00010086
Beilstein 108442
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alfa aesar
A14079-06
5g Each for $103.26
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Quantity 5g
Chemical Name or Material Tetronic Acid
CAS 4971-56-6
Assay 96%
Assay Percent Range 96%
Molecular Formula C4H4O3
Formula Weight 100.07g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00010086
Beilstein 108442
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H315-H319-H335
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a
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 se

Applications
Tetronic acid is used as a precursor of a variety of substituted and ring-fused furans and butenolides. It is an acidic building block for heterocyclic compounds for medicinal applications. It is used for selective O-alkyaltion reactions involving cesium fluoride. It is also used to prepare 3H-furo[3,4-b]quinolin-1-one by reacting with 2-amino-benzaldehyde.

Solubility
Soluble in water, dimethyl sulfoxide, acetonitrile and alcohol.

Notes
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents and strong alkalis (bases).

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS P Statement
P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a
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 se

GHS H Statement
H315-H319-H335
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.