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A12684 (-)-Borneol, 97+%

CAS Number
464-45-9
Synonyms

Stock No. Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
A12684-18 50g 31.60
A12684-30 250g 105.00
A12684-0B 1000g 362.00
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(-)-Borneol, 97+%

MDL
MFCD00003759
EINECS
207-353-1

Chemical Properties

Formula
C10H18O
Formula Weight
154.25
Melting point
208-211°
Boiling Point
210°
Flash Point
65°(149°F)
Storage & Sensitivity
Ambient temperatures.
Solubility
Soluble in chloroform, ethanol, acetone, ether, benzene, toluene, decalin and tetralin. Insoluble in water.

Applications

(-)-Borneol is used to prepare its esters by reacting with acids. Its derivatives are used as chiral ligands in asymmetric synthesis. It is also used in flavors and perfumes. Further, it is used in traditional Chinese medicine as moxa. In addition to this, it is used as a component of many essential oils and also used as a natural insect repellent.

Notes

Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.

Literature References

Christoforides, E.; Mentzafos, D.; Bethanis, K. Structural studies of the inclusion complexes of the (+)- and (-)-borneol enantiomers in alpha- and beta-cyclodextrin. J. Incl. Phenom. Macro. Chem. 2015, 81 (1), 193-203.

Marumoto, S.; Okuno, Y.; Miyamoto, Y.; Miyazawa, M. Biotransformation of (+)-(1R,2S,4R)-borneol and (-)-(1S,2R,4S)-borneol by Spodoptera litura (common cutworm) larvae. J. Mol. Catal. B: Enzym. 2015, 115, 160-167.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H228-H315-H319-H500

Flammable solid. Causes skin irritation. Causes serious eye irritation. May form combustible dust concentrations in air

Precautionary Statements: P210-P240-P241-P264b-P280-P302+P352-P305+P351+P338-P332+P313-P337+P313-P362-P370+P378q

Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking. Ground/bond container and receiving equipment. Use explosion-proof electrical/ventilating/lighting/ equipment. Wash face, hands and any exposed skin thoroughly after handling Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. IF ON SKIN: Wash with plenty of soap and water. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. If skin irritation occurs: Get medical advice/attention. If eye irritation persists: Take off contaminated clothing and wash before reuse. In case of fire: Use CO2, dry chemical, or foam

Other References

Merck
14,1338
Beilstein
3587558
Hazard Class
4.1
Packing Group
III
Harmonized Tariff Code
2906.19
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
DT5095000

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