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B1253

Sigma-Aldrich

Butylated hydroxyanisole

≥98.5%

Synonym(s):
2(3)-t-Butyl-4-hydroxyanisole, 2(3)-t-Butylhydroquinone monomethyl ether, BHA
Linear Formula:
(CH3)3CC6H3(OCH3)OH
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
180.24
EC Number:
MDL number:
NACRES:
NA.22

vapor density

6.2 (vs air)

Quality Level

assay

≥98.5%

form

powder

autoignition temp.

599 °F

mp

58-60 °C (lit.)

InChI

1S/C11H16O2/c1-11(2,3)9-7-8(13-4)5-6-10(9)12/h5-7,12H,1-4H3

InChI key

MRBKEAMVRSLQPH-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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General description

Butylated hydroxyanisole is mainly used as a synthetic antioxidant in food and cosmetics. It is being extensively studied for potential toxicity.

Packaging

5, 100, 500 g in glass bottle

Other Notes

Mixed isomers (minimum 90% 3-isomer/9% 2-isomer)

Pictograms

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Signal Word

Warning

Hazard Statements

Hazard Classifications

Acute Tox. 4 Oral - Aquatic Chronic 2

Storage Class Code

11 - Combustible Solids

WGK

WGK 2

Flash Point(F)

241.9 °F - Pensky-Martens closed cup

Flash Point(C)

116.6 °C - Pensky-Martens closed cup

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US), Eyeshields, Gloves

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