| IUPAC name
| Other names
|Molar mass||180.206 g/mol|
|Melting point||84 °C (183 °F; 357 K)|
|Boiling point||341.5 °C (646.7 °F; 614.6 K)|
|0.0001 g/100 ml (25 °C)|
|Solubility||Soluble in acetone, benzene, diethyl ether, ethanol, methanol, toluene|
|Safety data sheet||Sigma-Aldrich|
|Flash point||163 °C (325 °F; 436 K)|
|Lethal dose or concentration (LD, LC):|
LD50 (Median dose)
|3900 mg/kg (rat, oral)|
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
Fluorenone or 9-fluorenone is an aromatic organic compound with the chemical formula C13H8O.
Fluorenone is bright fluorescent yellow solid at standard conditions.
Fluorenone is sold by chemical suppliers.
- Preparation of fluorenol
- Fragrance or odor agent in candles
Fluorenone is indicated to have little to moderate toxicity.
In closed bottles.
No special disposal is required. Can be dissolved and diluted in a more flammable solvent and incinerated.