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107395

Sigma-Aldrich

Phenylacetaldehyde

≥90%

Synonym(s):
α-Tolyaldehyde
Linear Formula:
C6H5CH2CHO
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
120.15
Beilstein:
385791
EC Number:
MDL number:
eCl@ss:
39023706
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.22

Quality Level

assay

≥90%

refractive index

n20/D 1.535 (lit.)

bp

195 °C

mp

−10 °C (lit.)

solubility

H2O: slightly soluble
alcohol: soluble
diethyl ether: soluble

density

1.027 g/mL at 25 °C

storage temp.

2-8°C

SMILES string

O=CCc1ccccc1

InChI

1S/C8H8O/c9-7-6-8-4-2-1-3-5-8/h1-5,7H,6H2

InChI key

DTUQWGWMVIHBKE-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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Application

Phenylacetaldehyde was used in a study to analyse the role of plant derived volatile chemicals on foraging of 1st instar Helicoverpa armigera.

Packaging

25, 100, 500 mL in poly bottle

Biochem/physiol Actions

Phenylacetaldehyde is an insect attractant and can be used in blacklight trap for pests. It is constituent of floral scent. It is an intermediate in a variety of biochemical pathways.

Other Notes

Contains varying amounts of poly(styrene oxide)
Tandem Mass Spectrometry data independently generated by Scripps Center for Metabolomics is available to view or download in PDF. 107395.pdf Tested metabolites are featured on Scripps Center for Metabolomics METLIN Metabolite Database. To learn more, visit sigma.com/metlin.

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Hazard Statements

Hazard Classifications

Acute Tox. 4 Oral - Aquatic Chronic 3 - Eye Dam. 1 - Skin Corr. 1B - Skin Sens. 1A

Storage Class Code

8A - Combustible, corrosive hazardous materials

WGK

WGK 1

Flash Point(F)

154.4 °F - (External MSDS)

Flash Point(C)

68 °C - (External MSDS)

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US), Eyeshields, Gloves

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