Alfa Aesar™ n-Propyl 4-hydroxybenzoate, 99+%


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar™

Manufacturer Part Number: A10180.0B

UNSPSC: 12352106

Code: NEW

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 94-13-3 Weight: 0.01000kg


Quantity 1000g

Product Code. 11409482

Quantity Price
1 £ 52.89 / 1000g
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 12-05-2017
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material n-Propyl 4-hydroxybenzoate
CAS 94-13-3
Molecular Formula C10H12O3
Formula Weight 180.2
MDL Number MFCD00002354
Beilstein 1103245
Merck Index 14,7866
Synonym 4-Hydroxybenzoic acid n-propyl ester; Propylparaben

Specification

Chemical Name or Material n-Propyl 4-hydroxybenzoate
Flash Point 180°C (356°F)
Melting Point 95° to 99°C
Quantity 1000g
CAS 94-13-3
RTECS Number DH2800000
TSCA TSCA
Assay ≥99%
Molecular Formula C10H12O3
Formula Weight 180.2
MDL Number MFCD00002354
Beilstein 1103245
Merck Index 14,7866
Synonym 4-Hydroxybenzoic acid n-propyl ester; Propylparaben

Applications
n-Propyl 4-hydroxybenzoate is used as antimicrobial preservatives in pharmaceuticals, foods, cosmetics and shampoos. It is widely used as preservatives in personal care products like creams, lotions and bath products. Further, it is used as a food additive. Its derivative, sodium propyl p-hydroxybenzoate is used as an anti-fungal preservation agent.

Solubility
Soluble in propylene glycol, ethanol, ether, acetone, methanol anddimethyl sulfoxide. Slightly soluble in glycerin. Insoluble in water.

Notes
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, strong bases and alkali metals.

Documentation

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