Agent Name

1-Naphthoic acid

CAS Number

86-55-5

Formula

C11-H8-O2

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

1-Carboxynaphthalene; Naphthalene-alpha-carboxylic acid; alpha-Naphthoic acid; alpha-Naphthylcarboxylic acid; 1-Naphthalenecarboxylic acid; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Naphthoic Acids

Description

Solid; [Merck Index] Off-white or beige powder; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

A moderate skin and mucous membrane irritant; [Merck Index] A skin and strong eye irritant; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

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