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H56184 4-Hydroxy-1-indanone, 97%

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H56184-03 1g 78.90
H56184-06 5g 319.00
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4-Hydroxy-1-indanone, 97%


Chemical Properties

Formula Weight
Melting point
Storage & Sensitivity
Ambient temperatures.
Soluble in ethanol. (25mg/ml)


4-Hydroxy-1-indanone is a hydroxylated indanone used for synthesis. It is an important raw material and intermediate used in Organic Synthesis, Pharmaceuticals, Agrochemicals and Dyestuffs.


Incompatible with oxidizing agents. Store at room temperature. Avoid excessive heat and light.

Literature References

Joseph G. Cannon.; Russell G. Dushin.; John Paul Long.; Mustafa Ilhan.; Noel D. Jones.; John K. Swartzendruber. Synthesis and dopaminergic activity of (R)- and (S)-4-hydroxy-2-(di-n-propylamino)indan. J. Med. Chem. 1985, 28 (4),515-518.

Maike Fischer.; Peter Wan. Nonlinear Solvent Water Effects in the Excited-State (Formal) Intramolecular Proton Transfer (ESIPT) in m-Hydroxy-1,1-diaryl Alkenes:? Efficient Formation of m-Quinone Methides. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1999, 121 (19),4555-4562.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H302+H312+H332-H315-H319-H335

Harmful if swallowed. Harmful in contact with skin. Harmful if inhaled. Causes skin irritation. Causes serious eye irritation. May cause respiratory irritation.

Precautionary Statements: P264b-P270-P271-P280-P301+P312-P302+P352-P304+P340-P305+P351+P338-P312-P330-P332+P313-P362-P501c

Wash face, hands and any exposed skin thoroughly after handling Do not eat, drink or smoke when using this product. Use only outdoors or in a well-ventilated area. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. IF SWALLOWED: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell. IF ON SKIN: Wash with plenty of soap and water. IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. Rinse mouth. If skin irritation occurs: Get medical advice/attention. Take off contaminated clothing and wash before reuse. Dispose of contents/ container to an approved waste disposal plant

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