Agent Name

Fluorenone

CAS Number

486-25-9

Formula

C13-H8-O

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

9-Fluorenone; 9-Oxofluorene; 9H-Fluoren-9-one; Diphenylene ketone; Fluoren-9-one; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons

Description

Yellow solid; [HSDB] Yellow chips; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as an intermediate and a reagent (Oppenauer oxidation); [HSDB]

Comments

May cause irritation; [MSDSonline] See "Fluorene."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

5.72E-5 mm Hg

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