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329-59-9 - Methyl 4-fluoro-3-nitrobenzoate, 98% - 4-Fluoro-3-nitrobenzoic acid methyl ester - H61542 - Alfa Aesar

H61542 Methyl 4-fluoro-3-nitrobenzoate, 98%

CAS Number
4-Fluoro-3-nitrobenzoic acid methyl ester

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25g 108.15
100g 346.08
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Methyl 4-fluoro-3-nitrobenzoate, 98%


Chemical Properties

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Soluble in ethanol, ether and methanol. Insoluble in water.


Methyl 4-fluoro-3-nitrobenzoate is used to prepare dimethyl 3-nitro-3',4-oxydibenzoate by reacting with 3-hydroxy-benzoic acid methyl ester.


Incompatible with oxidizing agents and strong bases.

Literature References

Yellol, G. S.; Yellol, J. G.; Kenche, V. B.; Liu, X. M.; Barnham, K. J.; Donaire, A.; Janiak, C.; Ruiz, J. Synthesis of 2-Pyridyl-benzimidazole Iridium(III), Ruthenium(II), and Platinum(II) Complexes. Study of the Activity as Inhibitors of Amyloid- β Aggregation and Neurotoxicity Evaluation. Inorg. Chem. 2014, 54 (2), 470-475.

Xiao, J.; Free, R. B.; Barnaeva, E.; Conroy, J. L.; Doyle, T.; Miller, B.; Bryant-Genevier, M.; Taylor, M. K.; Hu, X.; Dulcey, A. S. E. Discovery, optimization, and characterization of novel D2 dopamine receptor selective antagonists. J. Med. Chem. 2014, 57 (8), 3450-3463.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H315-H319-H335

Causes skin irritation. Causes serious eye irritation. May cause respiratory irritation.

Precautionary Statements: P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P362-P312-P321-P405-P403+P233-P501a

Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/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. Take off contaminated clothing and wash before reuse. Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell. Specific treatment (see label). Store locked up. Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep container tightly closed. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

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