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CAS Number: 208-96-8Picture of molecule3D/inchi
ECHA EINECS - REACH Pre-Reg:205-917-1
FDA UNII: 1Z25C36811
Nikkaji Web:J2.561E
Beilstein Number:0774092
XlogP3-AA:3.70 (est)
Molecular Weight:152.19576000
Formula:C12 H8
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Category:information only not used for fragrances or flavors
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Physical Properties:
Appearance:colorless crystalline solid (est)
Assay: 75.00 to 100.00
Food Chemicals Codex Listed: No
Melting Point: 78.00 to 82.00 °C. @ 0.00 mm Hg
Soluble in:
 water, 16.1 mg/L @ 25 °C (exp)
Organoleptic Properties:
Odor and/or flavor descriptions from others (if found).
Cosmetic Information:
None found
BOC Sciences
For experimental / research use only.
Acenaphthylene 95%
Sigma-Aldrich: Aldrich
For experimental / research use only.
Acenaphthylene 99%
For experimental / research use only.
Acenaphthylene >94.0%(GC)
Safety Information:
Preferred SDS: View
Hazards identification
Classification of the substance or mixture
GHS Classification in accordance with 29 CFR 1910 (OSHA HCS)
None found.
GHS Label elements, including precautionary statements
Hazard statement(s)
None found.
Precautionary statement(s)
None found.
Oral/Parenteral Toxicity:
oral-mouse LD50 1760 mg/kg
Gigiena Truda i Professional'nye Zabolevaniya. Labor Hygiene and Occupational Diseases. Vol. 9(9), Pg. 53, 1965.

intraperitoneal-rat LD50 1700 mg/kg
Gigiena Truda i Professional'nye Zabolevaniya. Labor Hygiene and Occupational Diseases. Vol. 14(6), Pg. 46, 1970.

Dermal Toxicity:
Not determined
Inhalation Toxicity:
Not determined
Safety in Use Information:
information only not used for fragrances or flavors
Recommendation for acenaphthylene usage levels up to:
 not for fragrance use.
Recommendation for acenaphthylene flavor usage levels up to:
 not for flavor use.
Safety References:
EPI System: View
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EPA Substance Registry Services (TSCA):208-96-8
EPA ACToR:Toxicology Data
EPA Substance Registry Services (SRS):Registry
Laboratory Chemical Safety Summary :9161
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases:Data
WGK Germany:3
EPA/NOAA CAMEO:hazardous materials
RTECS:AB1254000 for cas# 208-96-8
NIST Chemistry WebBook:Search Inchi
Pubchem (cid):9161
Pubchem (cas):208-96-8
Other Information:
(IUPAC):Atomic Weights of the Elements 2011 (pdf)
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(IUPAC):Periodic Table of the Elements
HMDB (The Human Metabolome Database):Search
Export Tariff Code:2902.90.9000
Typical G.C.
VCF-Online:VCF Volatile Compounds in Food
Potential Blenders and core components note
None Found
Potential Uses:
None Found
Occurrence (nature, food, other):note
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