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Biphenyl used in combination with Li metal for the generation of activated Ca metal. It is also used as important starting material for the production of polychlorinated biphenyls. It is also an intermediate for the production of a host of other organic compounds
J. Trotter.The crystal and molecular structure of biphenyl. Acta Cryst. 1961, 14,1135-114.
Detlef E. Schulz; Gert Petrick; Jan C. Duinker.Complete characterization of polychlorinated biphenyl congeners in commercial Aroclor and Clophen mixtures by multidimensional gas chromatography-electron capture detection. Environ. Sci. Technol. 1989, 23, (7), 852-859.
For use in combination with Li metal for the generation of activated Ca metal, see: Org. Synth. Coll., 9, 9 (1998).
Hazard Statements: H315-H319-H335
Causes skin irritation. Causes serious eye irritation. May cause respiratory irritation.
Precautionary Statements: P261-P280a-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. Wear protective gloves and eye/face protection. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing. Store locked up. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.