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Benzoic anhydride, 98%

Manufacturer:  Alfa Aesar A1426918

Quantity 50g

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Catalog No. AAA1426918


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Specifications

Description

Applications
Benzoic anhydride is used as a benzoylating agent in the manufacture of pharmaceuticals, dyes and intermediates. It serves as an arylation agent in the Heck reaction. It is also used to get benzoic acid through dehydration. Further, it is used to prepare furan-2-yl-phenyl-methanone, which is similar to Friedel-Crafts acylation reaction. In addition to this, it is used for the synthesis of carboxylic esters and lactones.

Solubility
Soluble in alcohol, ether, chloroform, acetone, ethyl acetate, benzene, toluene, glacial acetic acid, acetic anhydride and ethanol. Slightly soluble in benzene and acetone. Insoluble in water.

Notes
Moisture sensitive. Incompatible with strong acids, strong oxidizing agents and strong bases.
Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

93-97-0
226.23
516726
Benzoic Anhydride
(C6H5CO)2O
MFCD00003073
14,1092

Specifications

93-97-0
(C6H5CO)2O
MFCD00003073
1.199
50g
98%
≥98%
226.23
516726
14,1092
Benzoic Anhydride

Safety and Handling

GHS H Statement
H315-H319-H335
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.

GHS P Statement
P280g-P305+P351+P338
Wear protective gloves.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.

Warning

TSCA : TSCA

storageNote1 : Moisture sensitive

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