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W398705

Sigma-Aldrich

4-Hydroxybenzyl alcohol

≥98%, FG

Synonym(s):
NSC 227926
Linear Formula:
HOC6H4CH2OH
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
124.14
FEMA Number:
3987
Beilstein:
1858967
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
Flavis number:
2.165

biological source

synthetic

grade

FG

reg. compliance

EU Regulation 1334/2008 & 178/2002
FDA

assay

≥98%

mp

114-122 °C (lit.)

application(s)

flavors and fragrances

Documentation

see Safety & Documentation for available documents

food allergen

no known allergens

Organoleptic

fruity; sweet

SMILES string

OCc1ccc(O)cc1

InChI

1S/C7H8O2/c8-5-6-1-3-7(9)4-2-6/h1-4,8-9H,5H2

InChI key

BVJSUAQZOZWCKN-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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Pictograms

Exclamation mark

Signal Word

Warning

Hazard Statements

Hazard Classifications

Aquatic Chronic 3 - Eye Irrit. 2

Storage Class Code

11 - Combustible Solids

WGK

WGK 3

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US), Eyeshields, Gloves

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Certificate of Origin

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