Alfa Aesar™ Methyl benzoate, 99%


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar™

Manufacturer Part Number: A12404.0B

UNSPSC: 12352106

Code: NEW

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 93-58-3 Weight: 0.01000kg


Quantity 1000g

Product Code. 11459573

Quantity Price
1 £ 29.89 / 1000g
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 11-04-2017
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

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

Specification

Formula Weight 136.15
Physical Form Liquid
Assay Percent Range 99%
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.
Boiling Point 198° to 200°C
Flash Point 82°C (179°F)
Molecular Formula C8H8O2
RTECS Number DH3850000
Synonym Benzoic acid methyl ester
Chemical Name or Material Methyl benzoate
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H302-H227
Harmful if swallowed.
Combustible liquid.
CAS 93-58-3
Assay 99%
TSCA TSCA
Beilstein 1072099
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Quantity 1000g
MDL Number MFCD00008421
Melting Point −12°C
Merck Index 14,6024

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.

Documentation

Technical documents

Safety and Handling

Warning

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.