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Benzo[a]pyrene solution

100 μg/mL in cyclohexane, analytical standard

Empirical Formula (Hill Notation):
C20H12
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
252.31
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.24

grade

analytical standard

Quality Level

shelf life

limited shelf life, expiry date on the label

concentration

100 μg/mL in cyclohexane

application(s)

HPLC: suitable
gas chromatography (GC): suitable

Featured Industry

Environmental

format

single component solution

storage temp.

2-8°C

SMILES string

c1ccc2c(c1)cc3ccc4cccc5ccc2c3c45

InChI

1S/C20H12/c1-2-7-17-15(4-1)12-16-9-8-13-5-3-6-14-10-11-18(17)20(16)19(13)14/h1-12H

InChI key

FMMWHPNWAFZXNH-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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General description

Benzo[a]pyrene belongs to the family of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon (PAH) compounds, which consist of two or more aromatic rings made up of only hydrogen and carbon elements.

Application

Refer to the product′s Certificate of Analysis for more information on a suitable instrument technique. Contact Technical Service for further support.
Benzo[a]pyrene may be used as a reference standard for the determination of the analyte in olive oil samples by gas chromatography-mass spectrometry (GC-MS) as well as liquid chromatography-fluorescence detection techniques (LC-FLD), and in cereal-based foodstuffs, fish, meat and poultry by GC-MS.

Caution

Restricted to professional users. Attention − Avoid exposure.

Signal Word

Danger

Target Organs

Central nervous system

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US),Eyeshields,Gloves

RIDADR

UN1145 - class 3 - PG 2 - Cyclohexane

WGK Germany

WGK 3

Flash Point(F)

-0.4 °F

Flash Point(C)

-18 °C

Certificate of Analysis
Certificate of Origin
Multi-class, multi-residue analysis of pesticides, polychlorinated biphenyls, polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, polybrominated diphenyl ethers and novel flame retardants in fish using fast, low-pressure gas chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry
Sapozhnikova Y and Lehotay SJ
Analytica Chimica Acta, 758(1-2), 80-92 (2013)
Assessing polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in cereal-based foodstuffs by using a continuous solid-phase extraction system and gas chromatography-mass spectrometry
Rascon AJ, et al.
Food Control, 92(1-2), 92-100 (2018)
High-throughput analytical method for 265 pesticides and environmental contaminants in meats and poultry by fast low pressure gas chromatography and ultrahigh-performance liquid chromatography tandem mass spectrometry
Sapozhnikova Y
Journal of Chromatography A, 1572(1-2), 203-211 (2018)
Direct analysis of benzo[a]pyrene metabolites with strong overlapping in both the spectral and lifetime domains
Alfarhani B, et al.
Microchemical Journal, Devoted to the Application of Microtechniques in All Branches of Science, 137, 51-61 (2018)
Rapid determination of benzo(a)pyrene in olive oil samples with solid-phase extraction and low-pressure, wide-bore gas chromatography-mass spectrometry and fast liquid chromatography with fluorescence detection
Bogusz MJ, et al.
Journal of Chromatography A, 1026(1-2), 1-7 (2004)

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