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15856 Benzo[a]pyrene, 96%

CAS Number
50-32-8
Synonyms
3,4-Benzopyrene

Stock No. Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
15856-MC 100mg 46.00
15856-02 0.5g 188.00
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Benzo[a]pyrene, 96%

MDL
MFCD00003602
EINECS
200-028-5

Chemical Properties

Formula
C20H12
Formula Weight
252.30
Form
Crystalline
Melting point
177-180°
Boiling Point
495°
Storage & Sensitivity
Ambient temperatures.
Solubility
Soluble in benzene, toluene, and xylene. Sparingly soluble in alcohol, methanol. Insoluble in water

Applications

Extensively used in cancer research and for GC (Gas Chromatography) and LC (Liquid Chromatography) Analysis. It is also a multipurpose intermediate.

Notes

Special handling precautions required. View MSDS prior to purchase. MSDS are available online at www.alfa.com

Literature References

Sims, P.; Grover, P. L.; Swaisland, A.; Pal, K.; Hewer, A..Metabolic activation of benzo(a)pyrene proceeds by a diol-epoxide. Nature. 1974, 252(5481),326-328.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H317-H340-H350-H360FD

May cause an allergic skin reaction. May cause genetic defects. May cause cancer. May damage fertility. Suspected of damaging the unborn child. May damage fertility. May damage the unborn child.

Precautionary Statements: P201-P202-P272-P280g-P281-P302+P352-P308+P313-P333+P313-P363-P501c

Obtain special instructions before use. Do not handle until all safety precautions have been read and understood. Contaminated work clothing should not be allowed out of the workplace. Wear protective gloves. Use personal protective equipment as required. IF ON SKIN: Wash with plenty of soap and water. IF exposed or concerned: Get medical advice/attention. If skin irritation or rash occurs: Wash contaminated clothing before reuse. Dispose of contents/ container to an approved waste disposal plant

Other References

Merck
14,1103
Hazard Class
9
Packing Group
III
Harmonized Tariff Code
2902.90
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
DJ3675000

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