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3Hydroxyacetophenone is used in the preparation of chalcones and flavonoids, which finds application as an anti-tuberculosis agent and antileishmanial chaocones. It is also involved in the preparation of phenylephrine. Further, it is an active component of castoreum, which is used as a tincture in some perfumes and as a food additive.
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Rotas, G.; Niemi, M.; Tkachenko, N. V.; Zhao, S.; Shinohara, H.; Tagmatarchis, N. Organic-Inorganic Azafullerene-Gold C59N-Au Nanohybrid: Synthesis, Characterization, and Properties. Chem. Eur. J. 2014, 20 (45), 14729-14735.
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.