Alfa Aesar™ 2-Nitrocinnamaldehyde, predominantly trans, 98%
Brand: Alfa Aesar™ A10308.09
Code : NEW
Additional Details : CAS Number : 1466-88-2 Weight : 0.01000kg
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.
Soluble in methanol. Insoluble in water.
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.
|125° to 129°C|