Alfa Aesar™ Methyl benzoate, 99%

Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar™ A124040I

Quantity 5000g

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    Chemical Identifiers

    CAS 93-58-3
    Molecular Formula C8H8O2
    Formula Weight 136.15g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00008421
    Beilstein 1072099
    Merck Index 14,6024
    Synonym Benzoic acid methyl ester
    Chemical Name or Material Methyl benzoate

    Specifications

    Boiling Point 198° to 200°C
    Melting Point −12°C
    Quantity 5000g
    Flash Point 82°C (179°F)
    CAS 93-58-3
    Physical Form Liquid
    Assay Percent Range 99%
    Molecular Formula C8H8O2
    Formula Weight 136.15g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00008421
    Beilstein 1072099
    Merck Index 14,6024
    Synonym Benzoic acid methyl ester
    Health Hazard 1 Warning
    Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
    H302-H227
    Harmful if swallowed.
    Combustible liquid.
    Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
    P210-P280-P264-P301+P312-P403+P235-P501a
    Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces.
    - No smoking.
    Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
    Wash thoroughly after handling.
    IF SWALLOWED: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell.
    Store in a well-ventilated place.
    Keep cool.
    Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
    RTECS Number DH3850000
    TSCA TSCA
    Chemical Name or Material Methyl benzoate
    Assay 99%

    Description

    Applications
    Methyl benzoate is used in perfumery. It also finds use as a solvent. It acts as an intermediate and odor agents. Further, it is used to attract insects such as orchid bees. It is also used for cellulose esters, cellulose ethers, synthetic resin and rubber solvent and polyester fibers to assist in the preparation of flavor.

    Solubility
    Miscible with water.

    Notes
    Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents and strong bases.

    GHS H Statement
    H302-H227
    Harmful if swallowed.
    Combustible liquid.

    GHS P Statement
    P210-P280-P264-P301+P312-P403+P235-P501a
    Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces.
    - No smoking.
    Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
    Wash thoroughly after handling.
    IF SWALLOWED: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell.
    Store in a well-ventilated place.
    Keep cool.
    Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

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