Alfa Aesar™ 2-Nitrocinnamaldehyde, predominantly trans, 98%


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar™

Manufacturer Part Number: A10308-18

2-NITROCINNAMALDEHYDE, 98%50G

UNSPSC: 12352114

Code: NEW

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 1466-88-2 Weight: 0.01000kg


Quantity 50g

Product Code. 11494053

Quantity Price
1 £ 101.12 / 50g
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 12-12-2016
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material 2-Nitrocinnamaldehyde
CAS 1466-88-2
Name Note predominantly trans
Molecular Formula C9H7NO3
Formula Weight 177.16g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00007188
Beilstein 908376

Specification

Melting Point 125° to 129°C
Quantity 50g
Odor Characteristic
Chemical Name or Material 2-Nitrocinnamaldehyde
Name Note predominantly trans
CAS 1466-88-2
Assay 98%
Molecular Formula C9H7NO3
Formula Weight 177.16g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00007188
Beilstein 908376
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
P280g-P305+P351+P338
Wear protective gloves.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
Continue rinsing.

Applications
It finds its uses as a actinometer for the UV-A range of photostability testing of pharmaceuticals. 2-Nitrocinnamaldehyde can be oxidized to 2-nitrocinnamic acid which can be used in the Baeyer-Emmerling indole synthesis to produce indole and substituted indoles.

Solubility
Soluble in methanol. Insoluble in water.

Notes
Air sensitive. Store away from oxidizing agents and air. Keep the container tightly closed and place it in a cool, dry and well ventilated condition. Store under inert gas.

Safety and Handling

Warning

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

GHS P Statement
P280g-P305+P351+P338
Wear protective gloves.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
Continue rinsing.