Alfa Aesar™ p-Toluic acid, 98%

Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar™ A115060I

Quantity 5000g

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Catalog No. AAA115060I

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    Chemical Identifiers

    CAS 99-94-5
    Molecular Formula C8H8O2
    Formula Weight 136.15g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00002565
    Beilstein 507600
    Merck Index 14,9535
    Synonym 4-Methylbenzoic acid
    Chemical Name or Material p-Toluic acid

    Specifications

    Quantity 5000g,5000g
    Melting Point 178° to 182°C
    Boiling Point 274°C
    Flash Point 181°C (357°F)
    CAS 99-94-5
    Molecular Formula C8H8O2
    Formula Weight 136.15g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00002565
    Beilstein 507600
    Merck Index 14,9535
    Synonym 4-Methylbenzoic acid
    Health Hazard 1 Warning
    Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
    H315-H319-H335
    Causes skin irritation.
    Causes serious eye irritation.
    May cause respiratory irritation.
    Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
    P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a
    Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
    Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
    IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
    Continue rinsing.
    IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
    Store locked up.
    Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
    RTECS Number XU1575000
    TSCA TSCA
    Chemical Name or Material p-Toluic acid
    Assay 98%

    Description

    Applications
    It is an intermediate in some industrial processes for the oxidation of p-xylene to terephthalic acid which is used in the manufacture of polyethylene terephthalate.  It is also used in medicine, agricultural chemicals, API, dye intermediate. p-Toluic Acid is used as an intermediate for polymer stabilizers, light sensitive compounds, animal feed supplements and other organic chemicals (pharmaceuticals, pigments and dyestuff). They are also used as intermediates for the manufacture of a variety of target compounds.

    Solubility
    It is insoluble in water, but soluble in acetone.

    Notes
    Store in cool place. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Incompatible to Strong oxidizing agents, Strong bases. Stable under recommended storage conditions.

    GHS H Statement
    H315-H319-H335
    Causes skin irritation.
    Causes serious eye irritation.
    May cause respiratory irritation.

    GHS P Statement
    P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a
    Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
    Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
    IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
    Continue rinsing.
    IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
    Store locked up.
    Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

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