Naphthalic anhydride

ID 2: 390

Toxin: n

Trivial name: Naphthalic anhydride (7CI,​8CI); 1,​8-​Naphthalenedicarboxy​lic acid anhydride; 1,​8-​Naphthalenedicarboxy​lic anhydride; 1,​8-​Naphthalic acid anhydride; 1,​8-​Naphthalic anhydride; 1,​8-​Naphthanoic anhydride; 1,​8-​Naphthoic anhydride; NSC 5747; Protect; Protect (agrochemical)

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Molecular weight: 198.17

Chemical abstract number: 81-84-5

Literature reference:

  • High-​performance liquid chromatographic determination of profiles of mycotoxins and other secondary metabolites. Frisvad, Jens C. Journal of Chromatography (1987), 392, 333-47.

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Date uploaded: 2008-07-07 16:58:01

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