Found in petroleum residues. It is used as a dye intermediate, in manufacturing plastics, and as an insecticide and fungicide. It is a polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon consisting of naphthalene with an ethylene bridge connecting positions 1 and 8.
- Also known as
- 1,8-Ethylenenaphthalene, peri-Ethylenenaphthalene, Naphthyleneethylene
|Atomic / Molecular Weight||154.21||gmol-1||Clip|
|Melting Point||366 to 368||K||Clip|