Alfa Aesar Benzo[b]thiophene, 98+%
Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar A1232822
Benzo[b]thiophene is used in the preparation of 2-thianapthenylphenyllithium, via metalation by n-butyllithium. It is used in organic as well as pharmaceutical industry as a component in the synthesis of raloxifene, a breast cancer therapeutic, or hydrodesulfurization reactions.
Soluble in water (0.13 g/L at 20°C), chloroform and methanol.
Keep container tightly sealed. Store in cool, dry conditions in well sealed containers. Incompatible with oxidizing agents.
|221° to 222°C|
|28° to 32°C|
Safety and Handling
SDS & Safety Documents
GHS H Statement
Harmful if swallowed.
GHS P Statement
Wear protective clothing.
Avoid release to the environment.
DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 9; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: ENVIRONMENTALLY HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCES, SOLID, N.O.S.
TSCA : TSCA