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78926 Sigma-Aldrich

(R)-(−)-1-Phenyl-2-propanol

≥97.0% (sum of enantiomers, GC)

Synonym: (R)-(−)-α-Methylphenethyl alcohol

  • CAS Number 1572-95-8

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C9H12O

  • Molecular Weight 136.19

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 3195620

  •  MDL number MFCD00066455

  •  PubChem Substance ID 57652762

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Properties

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assay   ≥97.0% (sum of enantiomers, GC)
optical activity   [α]20/D −41±1°, c = 5.3% in benzene
optical purity   enantiomeric ratio: ≥99:1 (GC)
refractive index   n20/D 1.521
bp   95-97 °C/11 mmHg (lit.)
density   0.993 g/mL at 20 °C (lit.)
SMILES string   C[C@@H](O)Cc1ccccc1
InChI   1S/C9H12O/c1-8(10)7-9-5-3-2-4-6-9/h2-6,8,10H,7H2,1H3/t8-/m1/s1
InChI key   WYTRYIUQUDTGSX-MRVPVSSYSA-N

Description

Packaging

1, 5 mL in glass bottle

Other Notes

Chiral alcohol; it can be transformed to the chloride (SOCl2/pyridine) with inversion of configuration. The chloride undergoes AlCl3-catalyzed retentive Friedel-Crafts alkylation of benzene

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

RIDADR 
NA 1993 / PGIII
WGK Germany 
3
Flash Point(F) 
185 °F
Flash Point(C) 
85 °C
Protocols & Articles
Peer-Reviewed Papers
15

References

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