Agent Name

1-Naphthaldehyde

CAS Number

66-77-3

Formula

C11-H8-O

Major Category

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Synonyms

1-Formylnaphthalene; 1-Naphthalenecarboxaldehyde; 1-Naphthylaldehyde; alpha-Naphthal; alpha-Naphthaldehyde; alpha-Naphthylaldehyde; alpha-Naphthylcarboxaldehyde; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Benzaldehydes

Description

Yellow liquid with a pungent odor; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

Causes somnolence and muscle weakness in oral lethal-dose studies of rats; Dermal LD50 (guinea pig) >20 mL/kg; [RTECS] A skin, respiratory tract, and strong eye irritant; Harmful by ingestion; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "2-Hydroxy-1-naphthaldehyde." See "2-Methylbenzaldehyde."

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