Alfa Aesar™ o-Cresol, 98+%

Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar™ A123070P

Quantity 2000g

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    Chemical Identifiers

    CAS 95-48-7
    Molecular Formula C7H8O
    Formula Weight 108.14g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00002226
    UN Number UN3455
    Beilstein 506917
    Merck Index 14,2579
    Synonym 2-Methylphenol
    Chemical Name or Material o-Cresol

    Specifications

    Odor Phenol-like
    Boiling Point 190° to 192°C
    Melting Point 30° to 34°C
    Quantity 2000g
    Flash Point 81°C (177°F)
    CAS 95-48-7
    Molecular Formula C7H8O
    Formula Weight 108.14g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00002226
    UN Number UN3455
    Beilstein 506917
    Merck Index 14,2579
    Synonym 2-Methylphenol
    Health Hazard 1 Danger
    Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
    H301-H311-H314-H318
    Toxic if swallowed.
    Toxic in contact with skin.
    Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
    Causes serious eye damage.
    Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
    P280-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P310
    Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
    IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
    IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
    Continue rinsing.
    Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
    DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 6.1; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: CRESOLS, SOLID
    RTECS Number GO6300000
    TSCA TSCA
    Chemical Name or Material o-Cresol
    Assay ≥98%

    Description

    Applications
    o-Cresol is mainly used as a precursor to other compounds. Kolbe-Schmitt carboxylation gives o-cresotinic acid, a pharmaceutical intermediate. The muscle relaxant Mephenesin is an ether derived from o-cresol. Used as adhesives and sealant chemicals, fuels and fuel additives, intermediates, Solvents, Paints and coatings.

    Solubility
    Soluble in chloroform, ether. Insoluble in water but soluble in about 40 parts water. Soluble in carbon tetrachloride

    Notes
    Store in cool, dry conditions in well sealed containers. Store away from strong oxidizing agents. Keep container tightly closed.

    GHS H Statement
    H301-H311-H314-H318
    Toxic if swallowed.
    Toxic in contact with skin.
    Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
    Causes serious eye damage.

    GHS P Statement
    P280-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P310
    Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
    IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
    IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
    Continue rinsing.
    Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.

    Danger

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