Formula: C8H8O
CAS: 98-86-2
Formula Weight: 120.15  g/mol
Density: 1.03  g/cm3
Melting Point: 19-20  °C
Boiling Point: 202  °C
Purity: --
Concentration: --

Hazard and Safety Information


Signal Word: Danger!
Oral-LD50: 815  mg/kg
Flash Point: 76 °C
Auto Ignition: 570 °C
Flinn Family: O4

GHS Hazard Statement: Harmful if swallowed. Causes serious eye irritation.

GHS Precautionary Statement: IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.

General Hazard Information: Very hazardous in case of eye contact (irritant). Hazardous in case of skin contact (irritant). Slightly hazardous in case of ingestion, of inhalation. Inflammation of the eye is characterized by redness, watering, and itching.

Storage: Flinn Family: Organic #4. Store in/on shelf with ethers, ketones, ketenes, halogenated hydrocarbons, ethylene oxide. Store flammables in a dedicated cabinet.

Disposal: General and institutional diposal instructions can go here.


Infrared - NIST Chemistry Webbook

Title: Acetophenone    State: gas    Filename: ./spectra/external/IR/8/8-b-IR-NIST-gas.jdx   

Infrared - NIST Chemistry Webbook

Title: ETHANONE, 1-PHENYL-    State: LIQUID (NEAT)    Instrument: PERKIN-ELMER 180 (GRATING)    Parameters: GRATING CHANGES AT 2000, 1000, 500, 250 CM^-^1    Filename: ./spectra/external/IR/8/8-b-IR-NIST-neat.jdx   

UV-vis - NIST Chemistry Webbook

Title: Acetophenone    Instrument: n.i.g.    Filename: ./spectra/external/UV/8/8-b-UV-NIST.jdx