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Alfa Aesar™ 4-Methoxybenzoic acid, 98+%

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100-09-4
C8H8O3
152.149
MFCD00002542
ZEYHEAKUIGZSGI-UHFFFAOYSA-N
p-anisic acid,anisic acid,p-methoxybenzoic acid,draconic acid,4-anisic acid,benzoic acid, 4-methoxy,anisic acid, para,4-methoxybenzoate,para-anisic acid,anisic acid, p-isomer
7478
CHEBI:40813
4-methoxybenzoic acid
COC1=CC=C(C=C1)C(=O)O
100-09-4
C8H8O3
152.149
MFCD00002542
ZEYHEAKUIGZSGI-UHFFFAOYSA-N
p-anisic acid,anisic acid,p-methoxybenzoic acid,draconic acid,4-anisic acid,benzoic acid, 4-methoxy,anisic acid, para,4-methoxybenzoate,para-anisic acid,anisic acid, p-isomer
7478
CHEBI:40813
4-methoxybenzoic acid
COC1=CC=C(C=C1)C(=O)O
Applications
4-Methoxybenzoic acid is used in oxidation and reduction of cytochrome c in solution through different self-assembled monolayers on gold electrodes using cyclic voltammetry. p-Anisic acid has antiseptic properties. It is also used as an intermediate in the preparation of more complex organic compounds.

Solubility
Soluble in water at 20°C 0.3g/L. Soluble in alcohol, ethyl acetate and ether.

Notes
Store away from oxidizing agents. Keep the container tightly closed and place it in a cool, dry and well ventilated condition.
Density 1.385
Melting Point 182°C to 185°C
Quantity 250g
Odor Odorless
Boiling Point 275°C to 277°C
Flash Point 185°C (365°F)
pH 3 to 4
Beilstein 508910
Merck Index 14,666
Solubility Information Soluble in water at 20°C 0.3g/L. Soluble in alcohol,ethyl acetate and ether.
Formula Weight 152.15
Percent Purity ≥98%
Chemical Name or Material 4-Methoxybenzoic acid
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EINECSNumber : 202-818-5

RTECSNumber : BZ4395000

TSCA : Yes

Recommended Storage : Ambient temperatures