Alfa Aesar™ 9-Anthraldehyde, 98%
Brand: Alfa Aesar™ A11258.14
Code : NEW
Additional Details : CAS Number : 642-31-9 Weight : 0.02500kg
9-Anthraldehyde is used to prepare asymmetrical tridentate Schiff base ligands, 2-(9-anthrylmethyl-ideneamino)-4-methyl-phenol and functionalized ligand like 2-(anthracen-9-ylidene)-4,5-bis(diphenylphosphino)-4-cyclopentene-1,3-dione through Knoevenangel condensation with the diphosphine ligand 4,5-bis(diphenylphosphino)-4-cyclopentene-1,3-dione. It is also used as an intermediate for dyes, pigment, active pharmaceutical ingredients and other organic compounds. Further, it is involved in the Diels Alder reaction with benzenediazonium-2-carboxylate.
Soluble in toluene.
Air sensitive. Incompatible with strong bases and strong oxidizing agents.
|102° to 106°C|