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Alfa Aesar™ trans-Cinnamic acid, 99+%

$33.82 - $337.74

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material trans-Cinnamic acid
CAS 140-10-3
Molecular Formula C9H8O2
Formula Weight 148.16g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00004369
Beilstein 1905952
Merck Index 14,2299
Synonym trans-3-Phenylacrylic acid
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AAA1353822

 
alfa aesar
A13538-22
100g Each for $33.82

AAA135380E

 
alfa aesar™
A13538-0E
2500g Each for $337.74

AAA1353836

 
alfa aesar™
A13538-36
500g Each for $106.62
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Density 0.910
Quantity 100g
Chemical Name or Material trans-Cinnamic Acid
CAS 140-10-3
Assay ≥99%
Assay Percent Range ≥99%
Molecular Formula C9H8O2
Formula Weight 148.16g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00004369
Beilstein 1905952
Merck Index 14,2299
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
P305+P351+P338
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
RTECS Number GD7850000
TSCA TSCA

Applications
trans-Cinnamic acid is used in flavors, synthetic indigo and pharmaceuticals. It is involved in the production of methyl, ethyl and benzyl esters, which is used in the perfume industry. It serves as a precursor to the sweetener aspartame through enzyme-catalyzed amination to phenylalanine. It is a self-inhibitor produced by fungal spores to prevent germination. In addition, it is used to establish phenolic compounds by liquid chromatography, ultraviolet and mass spectrometry. It is utilized as a potential agent, thereby preventing lung tumor cells from metastasizing. Further, it induces intracellular release of calcium ions from the vacuole to the cytoplasm in order to trigger phytotoxicity in cucumber.

Solubility
Soluble in many organic solvents. Slightly soluble in water.

Notes
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS P Statement
P305+P351+P338
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.

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