Alfa Aesar Azobenzene, 97+%
Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar A1042522
Azobenzene is used to construct photoswitch tethered ligands to turn protein activity on and off. It is also used to increase the extracellular or intracellular concentration of active molecules to study the mechanism of action of sympathetic and parasympathetic neuromediators.
Soluble in alcohol, ether, benzene and glacial acetic acid. Insoluble in water.
Store at 4°C. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents. Air and light sensitive.
|65° to 69°C|
Safety and Handling
SDS & Safety Documents
GHS H Statement
May cause cancer.
Suspected of causing genetic defects.
May cause damage to organs through prolonged or repeated exposure.
Harmful if swallowed.
Harmful if inhaled.
GHS P Statement
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Use personal protective equipment as required.
IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 9; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: ENVIRONMENTALLY HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCES, SOLID, N.O.S.
RTECSNumber : CN1400000
TSCA : TSCA