Brand: Alfa Aesar A12684.18
UNSPSC : 12352104
Code : NEW
Additional Details : CAS Number : 464-45-9 Weight : 0.01000kg Transport : UN number : 1312 Chem class : 1 Pack group : III
(-)-Borneol is used to prepare its esters by reacting with acids. Its derivatives are used as chiral ligands in asymmetric synthesis. It is also used in flavors and perfumes. Further, it is used in traditional Chinese medicine as moxa. In addition to this, it is used as a component of many essential oils and also used as a natural insect repellent.
Soluble in chloroform, ethanol, acetone, ether, benzene, toluene, decalin and tetralin. Insoluble in water.
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.