Ferrocenecarboxylic acid

Synonym: (Carboxycyclopentadienyl)cyclopentadienyliron, Carboxyferrocene, Carboxylferrocene, Cyclopentadienecarboxylic acid, Ferrocenoic acid

CAS Number 1271-42-7 | MDL Number MFCD00001430 | EC Number 215-040-6

Carboxyferrocene chemical streucture

Product codeFE1427
CAS number1271-42-7
Assay (purity)98%+
Molecular weight230.04 g/mol
Melting point210°C (410°F)
Appearanceyellow-gold to red-brown powder, crystals, or chunks
Molecular formulaC11H10FeO2
Linear formulaC11H10FeO2
Packagingglassware/metal containers/bubblers

Ferrocenecarboxylic acid is used to esterify complex mixtures of phenols and alcohols for analysis by GCMS. It is an intermediate that applicated in organic synthesis, pharmaceuticals, agrochemicals, and dyestuffs. The synthesis of this product is described in the literature. See links below

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Safety information

UNNot regulated
Hazardous classNot regulated
Packing groupNot regulated
Signal wordWARNING
Hazard statementsH315-H319-H335
Precautionary statementsP261-P264-P271-P280-P304 + P340 + P312-P302 + P352 + P362+P364-P332 + P313-P305 + P351 + P338-P337 + P313
Transport descriptionNONH for all modes of transport
In TSCA registryNo (research and development usage only)

First Aid Measures

General adviceConsult a physician. Show this safety data sheet to the doctor in attendance. Move out of the dangerous area.
Eye contactRinse thoroughly with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes and consult a physician.
Skin contactWash off with soap and plenty of water. Consult a physician.
InhalationIf breathed in, move person into the fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. Consult a physician.
If swallowedDo NOT induce vomiting. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. Rinse mouth with water. Consult a physician.


Certificates of Analysis (CoA)

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External identifiers for Carboxylferrocene

Pubchem CID499634
IUPAC Namecyclopentane;cyclopentanecarboxylic acid;iron
InchI IdentifierInChI=1S/C6H5O2.C5H5.Fe/c7-6(8)5-3-1-2-4-5;1-2-4-5-3-1;/h1-4H,(H,7,8);1-5H;

Known applications and external links

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