Alfa Aesar™ o-Cresol, 98+%


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar™

Manufacturer Part Number: A12307.0P

UNSPSC: 12352104

Code: NEW

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 95-48-7 Weight: 2.00000kg


Quantity 2000g

Product Code. 15403057

Quantity Price
1 £ 87.77 / 2000g
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 16-05-2017
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

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

Specification

Chemical Name or Material o-Cresol
Flash Point 81°C (177°F)
Quantity 2000g
CAS 95-48-7
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
Odor Phenol-like
Assay ≥98%
Molecular Formula C7H8O
Formula Weight 108.14
MDL Number MFCD00002226
UN Number UN3455
Beilstein 506917
Merck Index 14,2579
Synonym 2-Methylphenol
Boiling Point 190° to 192°C
Melting Point 30° to 34°C

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.

Documentation

Technical documents

Safety and Handling

Danger

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.