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W218405 Aldrich

Butylated hydroxytoluene

≥99%, FCC, FG

Synonym: 2,6-Di-tert-butyl-4-methylphenol, 2,6-Di-tert-butyl-p-cresol, BHT, Butylated hydroxytoluene, Butylhydroxytoluene, DBPC

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Related Categories A-B, A-D, Alphabetical Listings, Certified Food Grade Products, Flavors and Fragrances,
biological source   synthetic
grade   FG
  Kosher
  follows IFRA guidelines
reg. compliance   EU Regulation 1223/2009
  FCC
  FDA 21 CFR (172.110)
  FDA 21 CFR (172.115)
  FDA 21 CFR (172.185)
  FDA 21 CFR (172.615)
  FDA 21 CFR (175.125)
  EU Regulation 1333/2008 & 178/2002
vapor density   7.6 (vs air)
vapor pressure   <0.01 mmHg ( 20 °C)
InChI Key   NLZUEZXRPGMBCV-UHFFFAOYSA-N
assay   ≥99%
form   powder or crystals
autoignition temp.   878 °F
bp   265 °C(lit.)
mp   69-73 °C(lit.)
GMO content   GMO-free
Organoleptic   camphoraceous
food allergen   no known allergens
fragrance allergen   no known allergens
Gene Information   human ... CAPN1(823)
rat ... Capn1(29153), Nos1(24598)

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1 kg in poly bottle

10, 20 kg in fiber drum

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Symbol 
GHS09  GHS09
Signal word 
Warning
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
Personal Protective Equipment 
RIDADR 
UN 3077 9 / PGIII
WGK Germany 
2
RTECS 
GO7875000
Flash Point(F) 
260.6 °F
Flash Point(C) 
127 °C

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Which document(s) contains shelf-life or expiration date information for a given product?
If available for a given product, the recommended re-test date or the expiration date can be found on the Certificate of Analysis. These documents are located on the product detail page under Useful Links & Tools. Click on the following link to search for a Certificate of Analysis. Please click the following link to see the details on our Product Dating Information.
How do I get lot-specific information or a Certificate of Analysis?
A Certificate of Analysis is available by lot number and can be obtained through our Advanced Search Option: http://www.sigmaaldrich.com/catalog/AdvancedSearchPage.do
How much Butylated hydroxytoluene will I receive in the sample size of Product W218405?
For current sizing, pricing, and availability please contact our Flavors and Fragrances Customer Service at 1-800-227-4563.
What is Product W218405, Butylated hydroxytoluene soluble in?
Butylated hydroxytoluene is soluble in Ethanol at 100 mg/ml and sonication may be needed. This compound is practically insoluble in water, but freely soluble in vegetable oils, acetone, chloroform and ether.
How should Product W218405, Butylated hydroxytoluene be stored?
We recommend storing this product at room temperature.
How do I find price and availability?
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What is the Department of Transportation shipping information for this product?
Transportation information can be found in Section 14 of the product's (M)SDS. To access the shipping information for this material, use the link on the product detail page for the product, or search here. 
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